scearu

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *skarō ‎(division; share; troop), whence also Old High German scara, Dutch schaar.

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NounEdit

sċearu f ‎(nominative plural sċeara)

  1. a cutting; shaving
  2. (of sheep) a shearing
  3. (ecclesiastical) tonsure
  4. a part; portion; share; division
  5. (anatomy) the groin; pubic region; genitals; stomach; bowel

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