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EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German gewer, from Old High German giwerida. Cognate with German wehren. Cognate with Dutch geweer.[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡəˈveːɐ̯/
  • Rhymes: -eːɐ̯
  • (file)

NounEdit

Gewehr n (genitive Gewehres or Gewehrs, plural Gewehre)

  1. rifle

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Kluge, Friedrich (1989), Elmar Seebold, editor, Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache [Etymological dictionary of the German language] (in German), 22nd edition, →ISBN

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