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CimbrianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German schier, from Old High German skiaro (fast, immediately). Cognate with German schier.

AdverbEdit

siar

  1. (Sette Comuni) almost
    'Z ist siar sait so imbaisan.
    It's almost time for dinner.

ReferencesEdit

  • “siar” in Martalar, Umberto Martello; Bellotto, Alfonso (1974) Dizionario della lingua Cimbra dei Sette Communi vicentini, 1st edition, Roana, Italy: Instituto di Cultura Cimbra A. Dal Pozzo

GreenlandicEdit

AffixEdit

siar

  1. used to express a quality of being slightly in one direction
    Tunuaamitsiarit!
    Move a little backwards!
    Ungasiarpoq.
    He is rather far away.

IngrianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Proto-Balto-Slavic *s(w)esō; compare Lithuanian sesuo.

NounEdit

siar (genitive sissaaren, partitive siaart)

  1. sister

DeclensionEdit


IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish síar

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

siar

  1. (destination) westerly, to the west

AdverbEdit

siar

  1. west, westward
  2. back, to the rear

Usage notesEdit

  • This word refers only to an ultimate destination of movement (i.e., "to the west").
  • The adjective is indeclinable in Irish

See alsoEdit


Scottish GaelicEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

siar

  1. western, west

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West Coast BajauEdit

NounEdit

siar

  1. shrimp (decapod crustacean)

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