AfrikaansEdit

NounEdit

diere

  1. plural of dier

Middle DutchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Dutch diuri, from Proto-Germanic *diurijaz.

AdjectiveEdit

diere

  1. valuable
  2. expensive
  3. dear, precious
  4. excellent
InflectionEdit

This adjective needs an inflection-table template.

Alternative formsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Dutch: dier, duur
  • Limburgish: deer, duur
  • West Flemish: diere

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

DeterminerEdit

diere

  1. inflection of dijn:
    1. feminine genitive/dative singular
    2. genitive plural

DeterminerEdit

diere

  1. inflection of die:
    1. feminine genitive/dative singular
    2. genitive plural

NounEdit

diere

  1. inflection of dier:
    1. dative singular
    2. nominative/accusative/genitive plural

Further readingEdit


Old EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *diurijaz. Cognate with Old Frisian diūre, Old Saxon diuri, Old Dutch diuri, Old High German tiuri, Old Norse dýrr.

AdjectiveEdit

dīere

  1. expensive
    Sweord bēoþ swīðe dīeru wǣpnu and torbeġīetu.
    Swords are very expensive weapons, and hard to get.
  2. dear, precious

DeclensionEdit

AdverbEdit

dīere

  1. expensively, for a lot of money
  2. dearly

AntonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit


SlovakEdit

NounEdit

diere

  1. dative/locative singular of diera

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

diere

  1. First-person singular (yo) future subjunctive form of dar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) future subjunctive form of dar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) future subjunctive form of dar.

West FlemishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch diere, from Old Dutch diuri, from Proto-Germanic *diurijaz.

AdjectiveEdit

diere (comparative dierder, superlative dierste)

  1. expensive