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EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

turn +‎ -er

NounEdit

turner (plural turners)

  1. One who or that which turns.
  2. A person who turns and shapes wood etc. on a lathe
  3. A kitchen utensil used for turning food.
  4. (zoology) A variety of pigeon; a tumbler.
  5. (cricket) a very dry pitch on which the ball will turn with ease
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Etymology 2Edit

From German

NounEdit

turner (plural turners)

  1. (sports) A person who practices athletic or gymnastic exercises.

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

turner (plural turners)

  1. (historical) An old Scottish copper coin worth two pence, issued by King James VI.

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DutchEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

turner m (plural turners, diminutive turnertje n)

  1. gymnast

Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

turner m (definite singular turneren, indefinite plural turnere, definite plural turnerne)

  1. a gymnast

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Old FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

turner

  1. (Anglo-Norman) Alternative form of torner

ConjugationEdit

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. The forms that would normally end in *-rns, *-rnt are modified to rz, rt. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.


RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran) turnar
  • (Vallader) tuornar

EtymologyEdit

From Latin tornō, tornāre (turn), from tornus (lathe).

VerbEdit

turner

  1. (Puter) to return, go back, come back
  2. (Puter) to return, come back (home)