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See also: star, står, and Stär

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EnglishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Star

  1. A surname​.
  2. A hamlet in Alberta, Canada.
  3. A hamlet in England.
  4. A city in Idaho.
  5. A town in North Carolina.
  6. A city in Russia.
  7. A village in Scotland.
  8. A hamlet in Wales.
  9. (Britain, rail transport) Star class, a class of steam locomotives used on the GWR.

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GermanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old High German stara, itself akin to Old Norse stari (whence Danish stær and Icelandic stari) and Latin sturnus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʃtaːɐ̯/ (standard)
  • IPA(key): /ʃtaː/ (common; especially northern and central Germany)
  • (file)
  • Homophone: starr (nonstandard)

NounEdit

Star m (genitive Stars or Stares, plural Stare)

  1. starling
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Derived from starr (rigid). Danish stær (cataract) is borrowed from German Star.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʃtaːɐ̯/ (standard)
  • IPA(key): /ʃtaː/ (common; especially northern and central Germany)
  • (file)
  • Homophone: starr (nonstandard)

NounEdit

Star m (genitive Stars or Stares, plural Stare)

  1. cataract (an eye disease, leucoma)
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Borrowed from English star.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /staːɐ̯/, /ʃtaːɐ̯/ (standard; the former is more frequent)
  • IPA(key): /staː/, /ʃtaː/ (common; particularly northern and central Germany)

NounEdit

Star m (genitive Stars, plural Stars)

  1. celebrity
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit