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Middle DutchEdit

NounEdit

gers n

  1. Alternative form of gras

Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

gers

  1. Alternative form of gras

Old FrisianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *grasą.

NounEdit

gers n

  1. grass

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • North Frisian:
    Föhr-Amrum: gäärs
    Sylt: Gērs
  • Saterland Frisian: Gäärs
  • West Frisian: gers, gjers, jers

SamogitianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

gers

  1. good

West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian gers, gres, from Proto-Germanic *grasą, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰreH₁- (to grow, become green).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gers n (plural gerzen, diminutive gerske)

  1. (Clay) grass

Alternative formsEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

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