EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

sign +‎ -er.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

signer (plural signers)

  1. One who signs something.
    John Hancock is a famous signer of the Declaration of Independence.
    Synonym: signatory
  2. One who uses sign language.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a modification, based on signe, of Old French seignier, itself from Latin signāre, present active infinitive of signō.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /si.ɲe/
  • (file)

VerbEdit

signer

  1. (transitive) to sign (put a signature on)
  2. to sign (communicate using sign language)

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DescendantsEdit

  • Khmer: ស៊ីញេ (siiɲeɛ)

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LatinEdit

VerbEdit

signer

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of signō

Norwegian BokmålEdit

VerbEdit

signer

  1. imperative of signere

Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

First known attestation circa 1230[1]. Borrowed (in this form) from Latin signō, signāre. Cf. the inherited form seignier.

VerbEdit

signer

  1. to sign (put one's signature or one's seal on a document, etc.)

ConjugationEdit

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. The forms that would normally end in *-ign, *-igns, *-ignt are modified to ing, inz, int. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ signer” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).