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EnglishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Dier

  1. A surname​.

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East Central GermanEdit

NounEdit

Dier

  1. (Upper Saxon) animal

HunsrikEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German tior, from Proto-Germanic *deuzą.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Dier n (plural Diere, diminutive Dierche)

  1. animal
    En Dier is rinkomm un hot alles gefress.
    An animal came in here and ate everything.

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LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German duri, a northern variant of turi, from Proto-Germanic *durz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Dier f (plural Dieren)

  1. door

Pennsylvania GermanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Compare German Tür, Dutch deur, English door.

NounEdit

Dier f (plural Diere)

  1. door

Etymology 2Edit

Compare German Tier, Dutch dier, English deer, Swedish djur.

NounEdit

Dier n (plural Diere)

  1. animal, beast