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See also: Amer, amer., and Amer.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French amer, from Latin amārus, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃em-, *h₂eh₃m- (bitter, raw).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

amer (feminine singular amère, masculine plural amers, feminine plural amères)

  1. bitter
  2. sour

See alsoEdit

Further readingEdit

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

Middle FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

amer

  1. (rare) Alternative form of aymer

ConjugationEdit

  • Middle French conjugation varies from one text to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.

Old FrenchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin amāre, present active infinitive of amō.

VerbEdit

amer

  1. to love
  2. to like
ConjugationEdit

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. The forms that would normally end in *-ms, *-mt are modified to ns, nt. This verb has a stressed present stem aim distinct from the unstressed stem am. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

Related termsEdit
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin amārus.

AdjectiveEdit

amer m (oblique and nominative feminine singular amere)

  1. bitter
  2. sour
DeclensionEdit
DescendantsEdit

Old SaxonEdit

NounEdit

amer f

  1. Alternative form of amsla