Lager

See also: lager and läger

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German legar, from Proto-Germanic *legrą. Cognate with Danish lejr, Norwegian leir, Gothic 𐌻𐌹𐌲𐍂𐍃 (ligrs), English lair, Swedish läger (place to sleep/camp) and lager (storage/stock).

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NounEdit

Lager n (genitive Lagers, plural Lager)

  1. store; deposit
  2. camp
  3. (historical) concentration camp
  4. bearing (mechanical device)
  5. lager, beer of low fermentation (also Lagerbier, ‘lager beer’)

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Last modified on 19 January 2014, at 18:06