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See also: Puter, putër, and 'puter

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NounEdit

puter (plural puters)

  1. (slang) A computer.

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *puH-; compare Sanskrit पूयति (pūyati, stinks, rots), Ancient Greek πῦον (pûon, discharge from a sore), πύθω (púthō, to rot), Gothic 𐍆𐌿𐌻𐍃 (fuls, foul), Old English fūl (foul), from the same root.

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AdjectiveEdit

puter (feminine putris, neuter putre); third declension

  1. rotten, decaying
  2. crumbling, friable

InflectionEdit

Third declension, nominative masculine singular in -er, nominative neuter singular in -e.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative puter putris putre putrēs putria
genitive putris putrium
dative putrī putribus
accusative putrem putre putrēs putria
ablative putrī putribus
vocative puter putris putre putrēs putria

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ReferencesEdit

  • puter in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • puter in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers

Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

puter m, f

  1. indefinite plural of pute

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

puter f

  1. indefinite plural of pute

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German Butter.

NounEdit

pȕter m (Cyrillic spelling пу̏тер)

  1. butter

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