See also: önder, Önder, and onder-

Afrikaans edit

Etymology edit

From Dutch onder, from Middle Dutch onder, from Old Dutch under, from Proto-Germanic *under.

Pronunciation edit

  • (file)

Adverb edit

onder

  1. under

Preposition edit

onder

  1. under, below, beneath, underneath
  2. among

Dutch edit

Etymology edit

From Middle Dutch onder, from Old Dutch under, from Proto-Germanic *under. Cognate with Old Saxon undar, German unter, English under.

Pronunciation edit

Adverb edit

onder

  1. under, downwards
  2. (postpositional) (to) under (implying motion).
    Hij ging zo de auto onder.
    It went under the car just like that.

Derived terms edit

Related terms edit

Preposition edit

onder

  1. under, below, beneath, underneath
    De hagedissen verstoppen zich onder de stenen.
    The lizards are hiding under the stones.
    Er is niets nieuws onder de zon.There is nothing new under the sun.
  2. among, in the midst of, including
    Hij is onder ons!He is among us!
  3. (in relation to durative actions and processes) during
    Onder de schrijfles zaten de kinderen sigaren te roken.
    The children were smoking cigars during the writing lesson.

Inflection edit

Antonyms edit

  • (antonym(s) of under): op
  • (antonym(s) of under): over
  • (antonym(s) of under): boven

Derived terms edit

Descendants edit

  • Afrikaans: onder
  • Berbice Creole Dutch: ondro
  • Negerhollands: onder, ondu, undu
  • Aukan: ondoo

Anagrams edit

Norwegian Bokmål edit

Noun edit

onder n

  1. indefinite plural of onde

Norwegian Nynorsk edit

 
skiløpar med ei onder

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

From Old Norse ǫndurr m, from Proto-Germanic *anduraz. Cognates include Finnish antura (keel). Related to dialectal andår (ski run, ski trail).

Noun edit

onder f (definite singular ondra, indefinite plural ondrar or ondrer, definite plural ondrane or ondrene)

  1. a short ski (usually on the right), used together with a longer ski (on the left)
  2. (dated) an ordinary ski

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