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EtymologyEdit

From Middle English lier, equivalent to lie +‎ -er. Compare ligger, lidger, ledger.

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NounEdit

lier (plural liers)

  1. A person or thing that lies, in the sense of being horizontal.
  2. Obsolete spelling of liar
  3. Misspelling of liar.

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NounEdit

lier c (plural lieren, diminutive liertje n)

  1. winch
  2. (music) lyre

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French lier, from Latin ligāre, present active infinitive of ligō, from Proto-Indo-European *leyǵ- (to bind).

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VerbEdit

lier

  1. to link
  2. to associate

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LatinEdit

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

lier f

  1. indefinite plural of li

Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • liier
  • lïer (diaereses not universally used by scholars of Old French)

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ligāre, present active infinitive of ligō.

VerbEdit

lier

  1. to tie up; to connect with a tie

ConjugationEdit

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

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