See also: Gera and géra

FaroeseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse gera, gøra, gørva, from Proto-Germanic *garwijaną.

VerbEdit

at gera (third person singular past indicative gjørdi, third person plural past indicative gjørdu, supine gjørt)

  1. to do, to make
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Etymology 2Edit

From Danish gære, from German gären.

VerbEdit

at gera (third person singular past indicative geraði, supine gerað)

  1. to ferment, to brew
ConjugationEdit

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse gera, gøra, gørva, from Proto-Germanic *garwijaną.

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PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

gera (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative gerði, supine gert)

  1. (transitive, governs the accusative) to do syn.
    Hvað ertu að gera?
    What are you doing?
    Letingjar gera aldrei neitt.
    Loafers never do anything.
  2. (transitive, governs the accusative) to make deriv. syn.
  3. to arbitrate, to determine deriv. syn.
  4. (impersonal) used with nouns denoting a weather condition to indicate that that type of weather is going on
    Það gerði rigningu.
    It rained.

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Old NorseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *garwijaną (to prepare). Cognate with Old English gearwian, Old Saxon garwian, gerwian, Old High German garawen.

VerbEdit

gera (singular past indicative gerði, plural past indicative gørðu, past participle gerðr)

  1. to do, make

ConjugationEdit

DescendantsEdit

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PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

gera

  1. third-person singular present indicative of gerar
  2. second-person singular imperative of gerar

TagalogEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Spanish guerra

NounEdit

gera

  1. war

See alsoEdit


VenetianEdit

VerbEdit

gera

  1. third-person singular imperfect indicative of èser
  2. third-person plural imperfect indicative of èser
Last modified on 10 April 2014, at 17:28