See also: Yer, YER, 'yĕr, ýer, -yer, and þér

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Most likely from the intrusive R, between "yeah" (/jəː/) and a non-high vowel (/ə/, /ɪə/, /ɑː/, /ɔː/). For example, "Yeah-r-I know" (/jəɹ ʌɪ nəʊ/)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /jə(ɹ)/
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PronounEdit

yer

  1. (Britain, slang or dialectal, uncommon) Pronunciation spelling of you.
    • 1992, Mary Jane Staples, Sergeant Joe:
      'Still, yer got nice looks,' said Ella.
Derived termsEdit

AdverbEdit

yer

  1. (Britain, slang or dialectal) Pronunciation spelling of yeah, yes.

ContractionEdit

yer

  1. (Britain, slang or dialectal) Pronunciation spelling of you're, you are.

DeterminerEdit

yer

  1. (Britain or Southern US, slang or dialectal) Pronunciation spelling of your.
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

 
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Russian ер (jer).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

yer (plural yers)

  1. Either of the letters ъ and ь in Cyrillic alphabets, which originally represented phonemically the ultra-short vowels in Slavic languages.

AnagramsEdit


AzerbaijaniEdit

Other scripts
Cyrillic јер
Roman yer
Perso-Arabic یئر
 
Yer kürəsi

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Proto-Turkic *yẹr.[1] Cognate with Old Turkic 𐰘𐰼(yer), 𐰘𐰃𐰼(yir).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

yer (definite accusative yeri, plural yerlər)

  1. the earth
    yer kürəsithe globe (literally, “the earth globe”)
  2. ground
    Yerdən qaldırıb ağzıva salma!Don't pick it up from the ground and put into your mouth!
  3. place, location
    Bütün sənədlər bir yerdə saxlanmalıdırAll the documents must be kept in one place.
  4. space
    Dolabda paltar üçün yer daha qalmayıb!There is no space left for more clothes in the closet!

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Starostin, Sergei; Dybo, Anna; Mudrak, Oleg (2003) , “*jẹr”, in Etymological dictionary of the Altaic languages (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.8), Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill

BlagarEdit

NounEdit

yer

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Paideuma, volume 52 (2006), page 152

BretonEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

yer f pl

  1. Plural form of yar.

CornishEdit

NounEdit

yer f pl

  1. plural of yar (chicken, hen)

Crimean TatarEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Proto-Turkic *yẹr.[1] Cognate with Old Turkic 𐰘𐰼(yer), 𐰘𐰃𐰼(yir) and Azebaijani yer.

NounEdit

yer

  1. earth.
  2. place, location.

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Mirjejev, V. A.; Usejinov, S. M. (2002) Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian – Crimean Tatar Dictionary]‎[1], Simferopol: Dolya, →ISBN

Mauritian CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French hier.

AdverbEdit

yer

  1. yesterday

Derived termsEdit


MeroiticEdit

RomanizationEdit

yer

  1. Romanization of 𐦤𐦡𐦫

NovialEdit

AdverbEdit

yer

  1. yesterday

ScotsEdit

PronounEdit

yer

  1. your

TurkishEdit

 
Yer

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Turkic 𐰘𐰼(yer), 𐰘𐰃𐰼(yir), from Proto-Turkic *yẹr.

NounEdit

yer (definite accusative yeri, plural yerler)

  1. place, location
    O yere hiç gitmedim.
    I’ve never been there.
  2. the ground, the earth
    Yerin üçte ikisi sularla kaplıdır.
    Two thirds of the earth is covered with water.
DeclensionEdit
Inflection
Nominative yer
Definite accusative yeri
Singular Plural
Nominative yer yerler
Definite accusative yeri yerleri
Dative yere yerlere
Locative yerde yerlerde
Ablative yerden yerlerden
Genitive yerin yerlerin
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular yerim yerlerim
2nd singular yerin yerlerin
3rd singular yeri yerleri
1st plural yerimiz yerlerimiz
2nd plural yeriniz yerleriniz
3rd plural yerleri yerleri
Predicative forms
Singular Plural
1st singular yerim yerlerim
2nd singular yersin yerlersin
3rd singular yer
yerdir
yerler
yerlerdir
1st plural yeriz yerleriz
2nd plural yersiniz yerlersiniz
3rd plural yerler yerlerdir
Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

yer

  1. third-person singular present simple indicative positive degree of yemek

UzbekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Turkic *yẹr (earth).

 
Yer

NounEdit

yer

  1. earth
  2. soil, ground
  1. ^ Starostin, Sergei; Dybo, Anna; Mudrak, Oleg (2003) , “*jẹr”, in Etymological dictionary of the Altaic languages (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.8), Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill