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EtymologyEdit

17th-century backformation from wirren, verwirren; see the latter.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /vɪr/, [vɪʁ], [vɪɐ̯], [ʋ-] (standard)
  • IPA(key): /viːr/, [vi(ː)ɐ̯], [ʋ-] (regional, including Westphalia)
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  • Homophone: wir (regional only)

AdjectiveEdit

wirr (comparative wirrer, superlative am wirrsten or am wirresten)

  1. confused

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Further readingEdit

  • wirr in Duden online