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EnglishEdit

NounEdit

eare (plural eares)

  1. Archaic spelling of ear.

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

eare

  1. Alternative form of ere (ear)

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the voiced Verner alternant of Proto-Germanic *ausô, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ows-. Cognate with Old Frisian āre, Old Saxon ōra, Old Dutch ōra, Old High German ōra, Old Norse eyra, Gothic 𐌰𐌿𐍃𐍉 (ausō).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ēare n (nominative plural ēaran)

  1. ear (organ of hearing)

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle English: ere, eare, eere, yere, here, eyr, ire, ȝhere
    • English: ear
      • Tok Pisin: ia
    • Scots: ear

PlautdietschEdit

VerbEdit

eare

  1. to honour, to dignify
  2. to venerate, to revere

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West FrisianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

eare c (no plural)

  1. honour

Further readingEdit

  • eare (I)”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011