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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

ReferencesEdit


NormanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

VerbEdit

veir

  1. (Guernsey) to see

Old FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

veir

  1. (Anglo-Norman) Alternative infinitive of veoir

ConjugationEdit

This verb conjugates as a third-group verb. This verb has a stressed present stem voi distinct from the unstressed stem ve, 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