See also: měirì

IcelandicEdit

AdjectiveEdit

meiri

  1. inflection of mikill:
    1. masculine singular comparative degree
    2. feminine singular comparative degree
    3. plural comparative degree

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

meiri

  1. Rōmaji transcription of めいり

Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *maizô, whence also Old English māra (English more), Old Frisian māra (West Frisian mear), Old Saxon mēro (Low German mehr), Dutch meer, Old High German mēro (German mehr), Gothic 𐌼𐌰𐌹𐌶𐌰 (maiza).

AdjectiveEdit

meiri (superlative mestr)

  1. comparative degree of mikill

DeclensionEdit

AdverbEdit

meiri

  1. more

DescendantsEdit

  • Icelandic: meiri, meira, meir
  • Faroese: meiri, meira
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: meir
  • Norwegian Bokmål: mer, mere
  • Swedish: mera
  • Danish: mere

ReferencesEdit

  • meiri”, in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

WelshEdit

NounEdit

meiri

  1. plural of maer

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
meiri feiri unchanged unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.