purre

Contents

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

purre ‎(plural purres)

  1. (Britain, dialect) A bird, the dunlin.

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Norwegian Bokmål Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nb

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin porrum

NounEdit

purre m ‎(definite singular purren, indefinite plural purrer, definite plural purrene)

  1. Allium ampeloprasum, leek
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Low German purren ‎(stir)

VerbEdit

purre (present tense purrer; past tense and past participle purra or purret)

  1. to stir, to awaken, to alert
  2. to strengthen

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nn

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin porrum

NounEdit

purre m ‎(definite singular purren, indefinite plural purrar, definite plural purrane)

  1. Allium ampeloprasum, leek
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Low German purren ‎(stir)

VerbEdit

purre ‎(present tense purrar, past tense purra, past participle purra, passive infinitive purrast, present participle purrande, imperative purre/purr)

  1. to stir, to awaken, to alert
  2. to strengthen

ReferencesEdit

Read in another language