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Etter

Etter

See also: etter

English

Proper noun

Etter

  1. A female given name

German

Etymology

Middle High German eter (fence), from Old High German etar (fence, border), from Proto-Germanic *edaraz (fence, enclosure), possibly from Proto-Indo-European *edh-.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈɛtɐ/, [ˈɛtʰɐ]

Noun

Etter m (plural Etter)

  1. fence
  2. (southern Germany, archaic) the surrounding border of a village
  3. boundary or border of an area or location
  4. the central area of a locality

etter

etter

See also: Etter

Dutch

Noun

etter c (plural etters, diminutive ettertje n)

  1. pus
  2. (figuratively) A rotten, nasty person

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Verb

etter

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

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Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

From Old Norse eptir, from Proto-Germanic *aftiri, *after, from Proto-Indo-European *apotero (further behind, further away), comparative form of *apo- (off, behind).

Preposition

etter

  1. after

Derived terms


Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology

From Old Norse eptir, from Proto-Germanic *aftiri, *after, from Proto-Indo-European *apotero (further behind, further away), comparative form of *apo- (off, behind).

Preposition

etter

  1. after

Derived terms