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Buur

Buur

See also: buur

German Low German

Alternative forms

  • Buer (in some other dialects, including Low Prussian)
  • Bur, bur (in some other dialects)
  • bour, Bour, Bouer
  • biur, Biur

Noun

Buur m (pl Bure or Buren or Buurs)

  1. (in many dialects, including Low Prussian) farmer
  2. (in many dialects, including Low Prussian, largely historical) peasant
  3. (in many dialects) jack (cards)

Derived terms

  • Buurkarpe m
  • Buurmargell f
  • buuren, buure
  • see also the terms derived from Buer

buur

buur

See also: Buur

Afrikaans

Noun

buur (plural bure)

  1. neighbor

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Dutch

Pronunciation

Etymology

From Middle Dutch buur, from Old Dutch *būr, from Proto-Germanic *būraz (dweller, inhabitant). See also boer.

Noun

buur m (plural buren, diminutive buurtje n)

  1. neighbour

Derived terms

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Maay

Noun

buur

  1. mountain