ander

See also: Ander, -ander, ander-, änder, ænder, and ånder

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch ander, from Old Dutch andar, from Proto-Germanic *anþeraz.

AdjectiveEdit

ander (not comparable)

  1. other
    De andere kant.
    The other side.
  2. different
    Ik wil een andere fiets, deze zit niet fijn.
    I want a different bike, I don't sit well on this one.
  3. (archaic) second

DeclensionEdit

Note: The predicative/adverbial form is anders, identical to the partitive form.

Derived termsEdit

PronounEdit

ander m (plural anderen)

  1. another, another person, someone else
    Wat je niet wilt dat jou geschiedt, doe dat ook een ander niet
    What you don't want to happen to you, don't do it to someone else either.

AnagramsEdit


GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

See andere.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ander (not comparable)

  1. See anderer.
    • 1581, Ein new Kochbuch / Das ist Ein grundtliche beschreibung [] (printed in Frankfurt am Main):
      Nun folgen vier Bancket der Edel-leut [] der erste Gang [] Der ander Gang [] der dritt Gang [] Ende deß ersten Banckets der Edelleut / zum Frümahl / am Fleischtag.
      Das ander Bancket der Edelleut. [] das dritte Bancket / der Edelleut.

Usage notesEdit

This form is no longer used outside of compounds such as anderweitig and fixed expressions such as ein ander Mal ("another time").

DeclensionEdit

Ordinal numberEdit

ander

  1. (obsolete) the second

Related termsEdit


TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Armenian անտեր (anter).

AdjectiveEdit

ander

  1. (dialectal) ownerless; unattended

ReferencesEdit

  • “ander” in Türk Dil Kurumu
  • տէր in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
Last modified on 26 March 2014, at 23:26