See also: stêr, Stèr, and -ster

AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch ster, from Middle Dutch sterne, sterre, from Old Dutch sterno, sterro, from Proto-Germanic *sternô, *sternǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂stḗr.

NounEdit

ster (plural sterre, diminutive sterretjie)

  1. star

BretonEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Brythonic *ster, from Proto-Celtic *sterā, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂stḗr.

NounEdit

ster f (singulative sterenn)

  1. stars
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

NounEdit

ster m (plural sterioù)

  1. sense, meaning

Etymology 3Edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

NounEdit

ster m (plural sterioù)

  1. stere

CornishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *sterā, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂stḗr.

NounEdit

ster f (singulative steren)

  1. stars

DutchEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch sterre, sterne, from Old Dutch sterro, sterno, from Proto-Germanic *sternô, *sternǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂stḗr.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /stɛr/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ster
  • Rhymes: -ɛr

NounEdit

ster m or f (plural sterren, diminutive sterretje n)

  1. star
  2. (historical, otherwise archaic) any luminous astronomical or meteorological phenomenon
  3. star (person)
    1. one who excels in something
    2. celebrity
  4. (television) short advertisement

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: ster
  • Indonesian: seter

AnagramsEdit


PolishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From German Steuer.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ster m inan

  1. (nautical) helm (steering apparatus of a ship)
  2. (nautical) rudder
  3. yoke (control wheel of an aircraft)
  4. (aeronautics) control surface (of an aircraft)
  5. (figurative) management
    Synonyms: zarządzanie, kierowanie

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • ster in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • ster in Polish dictionaries at PWN

ScotsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English steorra, from Proto-Germanic *sternǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂stḗr.

NounEdit

ster

  1. a star

SynonymsEdit