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LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German schiure, from Old High German scūra. Cognate with dialectal German Scheuer.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Scheier f (plural Scheieren)

  1. barn
    • Luxembourgish translation of Matthew 3:12:
      Elo schonn huet hien d'Schëpp an der Hand, mat där mécht hien säin Denn propper a sammelt säi Weess an der Scheier. D'Kuef awer verbrennt hien an engem Feier, dat ni ausgeet.
      Already he has the winnowing shovel in his hand, with which he will make his thrashing floor clean and gather his wheat into the barn. The chaff, however, he will burn in a fire that never goes out.

Pennsylvania GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German schiure, from Old High German scūra. Cognate with dialectal German Scheuer.

NounEdit

Scheier f (plural Scheire)

  1. barn