See also: Lager, läger, låger, and Läger

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

 
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A pint of lager.

From German Lagerbier (beer made for storing), from Lager (store).

NounEdit

lager (plural lagers)

  1. A type of beer, brewed using a bottom-fermenting yeast.
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VerbEdit

lager (third-person singular simple present lagers, present participle lagering, simple past and past participle lagered)

  1. To store (lager beer) at a low temperature for maturing and clarification.

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Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

lager (plural lagers)

  1. Alternative spelling of laager

VerbEdit

lager (third-person singular simple present lagers, present participle lagering, simple past and past participle lagered)

  1. Alternative spelling of laager

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DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From German Lager, from Proto-Germanic *legrą, cognate with Danish lejr,

NounEdit

lager n (singular definite lageret, plural indefinite lagre)

  1. store, warehouse
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Etymology 2Edit

Abbreviation of lagerøl.

NounEdit

lager c (singular definite lageren, plural indefinite lagere)

  1. (rare) lager (type of beer)
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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From German Lager; doublet of leger

NounEdit

lager m or n (plural lagers, diminutive lagertje n)

  1. bearing (a metal block or other construction holding a rotating axis in position)
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Etymology 2Edit

From German Lager, shortening of Lagerbier (lager beer), a compound of Lager (camp) + Bier (beer).

NounEdit

lager n (plural lagers, diminutive lagertje n)

  1. (archaic) beer of low fermentation

Etymology 3Edit

Likely borrowed from German Lager (camp, encampment), with semantic influence from Afrikaans laer.

NounEdit

lager n (plural lagers)

  1. (historical) laager (wagon fort used by Boers, especially Voortrekkers)

HypernymsEdit

Etymology 4Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

AdjectiveEdit

lager

  1. Comparative form of laag
DescendantsEdit
  • Berbice Creole Dutch: lagri

GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

lager

  1. first-person singular present of lagern (colloquial)
  2. singular imperative of lagern (colloquial)

IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lager m (genitive singular lagers, nominative plural lagerar)

  1. stock, inventory
  2. store, stock room

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From German Lager

NounEdit

lager n (definite singular lageret, indefinite plural lager or lagre, definite plural lagra or lagrene)

  1. a warehouse
  2. a bearing (mechanical part)
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Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

lager

  1. present tense of lage

Etymology 3Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lager m

  1. indefinite plural of lag

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German Lager

NounEdit

lager n (definite singular lageret, indefinite plural lager, definite plural lagera)

  1. a warehouse
  2. a bearing (mechanical part)

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SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

German Lager, from Middle High German leger, from Old High German legar, from Proto-Germanic *legrą. Doublet of läger (place to sleep).

NounEdit

lager n (countable)

  1. a store, a warehouse (a place where things are stored, for example before they are moved out to the sales area in a shop)
  2. a supply, stock (the things in a store)
    Synonym: förråd n
  3. a layer (a single thickness of some material covering a surface)
  4. a stratum (one of several parallel horizontal layers of material arranged one on top of another)
    Synonym: skikt n
  5. (mechanical engineering) a bearing (a mechanical device that supports another part and/or reduces friction, especially between rotating parts)
DeclensionEdit
Declension of lager 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative lager lagret lager lagren
Genitive lagers lagrets lagers lagrens
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old Swedish laver, laur, laghur, lagher, laghir, from Middle Dutch lauwer, ultimately from Latin laurus.

NounEdit

lager c (countable or uncountable)

  1. laurel
  2. (figuratively, usually in the plural) a crown of laurel, an academic merit
    där de härliga lagrarna gro
    where the wonderful laurels grow (i.e. at the university)
    vila inte på lagrarna
    don't rest on your laurels (don't let old victories make you lazy)
DeclensionEdit
Declension of lager 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative lager lagern lagrar lagrarna
Genitive lagers lagerns lagrars lagrarnas
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Etymology 3Edit

Clipping of lageröl, from lager (store) +‎ öl (beer).

NounEdit

lager c (countable or uncountable)

  1. lager (a type of beer)
DeclensionEdit
Declension of lager 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative lager lagern lager lagerna
Genitive lagers lagerns lagers lagernas

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