See also: Gers

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

gers

  1. plural of ger

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unknown.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

gers (comparative gerser, superlative meest gers or gerst)

  1. (Rotterdam) cool, nice

IcelandicEdit

NounEdit

gers

  1. indefinite genitive singular of ger

LithuanianEdit

VerbEdit

gers

  1. third-person singular future of gerti
  2. third-person plural future of gerti

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