EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

side +‎ -er

NounEdit

sider (plural siders)

  1. One who takes a side.
    • 1644, Robert Ram, The Souldiers Catechisme:
      enemies of God and our Religion, and siders with Antichrist

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

sider (countable and uncountable, plural siders)

  1. Obsolete form of cider.

AnagramsEdit


MalteseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic صَدْر(ṣadr). The unexpected imala may be connected to an irregular development in some roots with final /r/, compare difer and deher.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sider m (plural isdra or sdur)

  1. (anatomy) chest
  2. (anatomy) a woman’s breasts collectively
    Synonym: (plural) żejżiet

Usage notesEdit

  • The use for “breasts” exists also in English chest, but it is more common and less euphemistic in Maltese. Compare e.g. kanċer tas-sider (breast cancer).

See alsoEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French cisdre, sidre, from Medieval Latin sīcera, from Ancient Greek σίκερα (síkera), from Hebrew שֵׁכָר(šēḵār). Doublet of ciser.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsiːdrə/, /ˈsiːdər/

NounEdit

sider (uncountable)

  1. Hard cider or an analogous beverage made of other fruits.
  2. Any alcoholic beverage of great strength and potency.

DescendantsEdit

  • English: cider
  • Scots: cedar (obsolete)

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

sider m or f

  1. indefinite plural of side
 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

sider m (definite singular sideren, indefinite plural sidere or sidre or sidrer, definite plural siderne or sidrene)

  1. cider (alcoholic beverage)

Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sider f

  1. indefinite plural of side
 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology 2Edit

From French cidre, from Latin sicera, from Ancient Greek σίκερα (síkera, fermented liquor, strong drink), of Semitic origin.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sider m (definite singular sideren, indefinite plural sidrar, definite plural sidrane)

  1. cider (alcoholic beverage)

ReferencesEdit