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Central FranconianEdit

EtymologyEdit

See Füür.

NounEdit

Feier n

  1. (Moselle Franconian) fire

East Central GermanEdit

NounEdit

Feier

  1. (Silesia) fire

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German vire, from Old High German fīra, from Latin fēriae.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈfa̯ɪɐ/
  • (file)

NounEdit

Feier f (genitive Feier, plural Feiern)

  1. celebration
  2. party
  3. ceremony
  4. service
  5. observance

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


HunsrikEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • fayer (Wiesemann spelling system)

EtymologyEdit

From Central Franconian Feier, from Old High German fiur, from Proto-Germanic *fōr, from Proto-Indo-European *péh₂wr̥. Cognate with German Feuer.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Feier n (plural Feier)

  1. fire
    Das Feier gehd net aan.
    The fire does not shine.

Further readingEdit


LuxembourgishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old High German fiur, from Proto-Germanic *fōr. Cognate with German Feuer, Dutch vuur, West Frisian fjoer, English fire.

NounEdit

Feier n (plural Feieren)

  1. fire

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old High German fīra, ultimately from Latin fēriae. Compare German Feier.

NounEdit

Feier f (plural Feieren)

  1. celebration

Derived termsEdit


Pennsylvania GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare German Feuer, English fire.

NounEdit

Feier n (plural Feire)

  1. fire