See also: véir

Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old French vair, from Latin varius.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

veir (plural veyres)

  1. vair (the fur of a squirrel)
  2. vair clothing

DescendantsEdit

  • English: vair
  • Scots: vair (obsolete)

ReferencesEdit


NormanEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French vëoir, from Latin videō, vidēre, from Proto-Indo-European *weyd- (to know; see).

VerbEdit

veir

  1. to see

ConjugationEdit


Old FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

veir

  1. (Anglo-Norman) Alternative infinitive of veoir

ConjugationEdit

This verb conjugates as a third-group verb. This verb has a distinct stressed present stem, as well as other irregularities. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

NounEdit

veir m (oblique plural veirs, nominative singular veirs, nominative plural veir)

  1. Alternative form of vair (fur of a squirrel)

RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin videō, vidēre.

VerbEdit

veir

  1. (Surmiran) to look
  2. (Surmiran) to see