vers

See also: verš

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EnglishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vers ‎(not comparable)

  1. Abbreviation of versatile.

NounEdit

vers

  1. Abbreviation of versine or versed sine.

SynonymsEdit

AnagramsEdit


CatalanEdit

NounEdit

vers m ‎(plural versos)

  1. verse, poem

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch versch, from Old Dutch *fersk, *frisk, from Proto-Germanic *friskaz, from Proto-Indo-European *preysk-. Doublet of fris.

Cognate with German frisch, West Frisian farsk, English fresh, Danish and Norwegian fersk.

AdjectiveEdit

vers ‎(comparative verser, superlative meest vers or verst)

  1. fresh
DeclensionEdit
Inflection of vers
uninflected vers
inflected verse
comparative verser
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial vers verser het verst
het verste
indefinite m./f. sing. verse versere verste
n. sing. vers verser verste
plural verse versere verste
definite verse versere verste
partitive vers versers
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PIE root
*wert-
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NounEdit

vers n ‎(plural verzen, diminutive versje n)

  1. verse, stanza
  2. poem

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin versus (past participle of vertere).[1] Cognate to Italian verso (preposition).

PrepositionEdit

vers

  1. towards
  2. to
  3. around, circa (with a date)

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin versus.

NounEdit

vers m ‎(plural vers)

  1. verse

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

vers m

  1. plural of ver

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Picoche, Jacqueline; Jean-Claude Rolland (2009) Dictionnaire étymologique du français (in French), Paris: Dictionnaires Le Robert

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HungarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin versus

NounEdit

vers ‎(plural versek)

  1. verse
  2. poem
DeclensionEdit
SynonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Unknown origin.

NounEdit

vers ‎(plural versek)

  1. (obsolete) race
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit

IcelandicEdit

NounEdit

vers

  1. indefinite genitive singular of ver

IdoEdit

PrepositionEdit

vers

  1. toward

Middle FrenchEdit

PrepositionEdit

vers

  1. toward(s)

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

EtymologyEdit

From Latin versus and Old Norse vers

NounEdit

vers n ‎(definite singular verset, indefinite plural vers, definite plural versa or versene)

  1. verse

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nn

EtymologyEdit

From Latin versus and Old Norse vers, versi

NounEdit

vers n ‎(definite singular verset, indefinite plural vers, definite plural versa)

  1. verse

ReferencesEdit


Old ProvençalEdit

NounEdit

vers m ‎(oblique plural vers, nominative singular vers, nominative plural vers)

  1. verse (poetry)

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French vers, Italian verso, Latin versus.

NounEdit

vers n ‎(plural versuri)

  1. verse
  2. lyric

DeclensionEdit


Serbo-CroatianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin versus. Compare versificírati / vèrsifikovati.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vȅrs m ‎(Cyrillic spelling ве̏рс)

  1. (archaic) verse

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • vers” in Hrvatski jezični portal

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vers c

  1. verse, poetry, rhyme
    han skriver vers
    he writes poetry
    julhälsningen var skriven på vers
    the Christmas greeting was written in verse
  2. a poem
    han har skrivit en vers till mig
    he has written a poem to me
  3. a verse (of a song)
  4. a verse (of the Bible)
    Den gyllene regeln står i Matteusevangeliet, kapitel 7, vers 12
    The golden rule is found in the gospel of Matthew, chapter 7, verse 12

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of vers 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative vers versen verser verserna
Genitive vers versens versers versernas

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