See also: Voer and vör

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /vuːr/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: voer
  • Rhymes: -ur

Etymology 1Edit

Contraction of voeder, from Middle Dutch voeder, from Old Dutch *fuoder, from Proto-Germanic *fōdrą, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *peh₂-.

NounEdit

voer n (uncountable)

  1. fodder, grub, animal food, (for humans) inferior food
  2. (obsolete) bait
Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Contraction of voeder, from Middle Dutch voeder, from Old Dutch *fuothar, from Proto-Germanic *fōþrą.

NounEdit

voer n (uncountable)

  1. (wagon) load
  2. (obsolete) a wine measure, about a barrel

Etymology 3Edit

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

NounEdit

voer n (plural voeren, diminutive voertje n)

  1. (obsolete) act(ion), deed; business
  2. (obsolete) conduct
  3. (obsolete) attitude
  4. (obsolete) agitation; mischief
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 4Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

voer

  1. singular past indicative of varen

VerbEdit

voer

  1. first-person singular present indicative of voeren
  2. imperative of voeren

AnagramsEdit


Low GermanEdit

PrepositionEdit

voer

  1. Alternative spelling of för: in front of. ⟨oe⟩ signals the monophthong quality of the vowel

Middle DutchEdit

PrepositionEdit

voer

  1. Alternative spelling of vōre

VerbEdit

voer

  1. first/third-person singular present indicative of vāren