See also: Sommer, sømmer, and sòmmer

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Afrikaans sommer

InterjectionEdit

sommer

  1. (South Africa) just because; answer to questions (especially "why" questions) that you do not want to answer or don't have a specific answer for.
    Why do I have to go to school?
    Sommer.

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

sommer (plural sommers)

  1. (obsolete) Alternative form of summer

AnagramsEdit


AfrikaansEdit

AdverbEdit

sommer

  1. just, no more than
    • 2003, Dalene Matthee, Toorbos, Tafelberg, page 255:
      Hy sê: Moenie laf wees nie, dit was sommer kanonskote vir koningin Victoria se verjaardag, dis Engeland se skip wat in die hawe lê.
      He said, Don't be silly; that was just cannon shots for Queen Victoria's birthday; that's an English ship there in the harbour.

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sumarr, sumar, from Proto-Germanic *sumaraz, from Proto-Indo-European *sem- (summer).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sɔmər/, [ˈsʌmɐ]

NounEdit

sommer c (singular definite sommeren, plural indefinite somre)

  1. (season) summer (hottest season)

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Seasons in Danish · årstider (layout · text)
forår, vår (spring) sommer (summer) efterår (autumn) vinter (winter)

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

somme +‎ -er

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sɔ.me/
  • (file)

VerbEdit

sommer

  1. (mathematics) to sum up
  2. to summon, to call

ConjugationEdit

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Further readingEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sumarr, sumar, from Proto-Germanic *sumaraz.

NounEdit

sommer m (definite singular sommeren, indefinite plural sommere or somre or somrer, definite plural sommerne or somrene)

  1. summer

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