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Valid words made from Weer

You can make 15 words from 'weer' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

4 letters words from 'weer'

EWER 7WEER 7
WERE 7 

3 letters words from 'weer'

EEW 6ERE 3
EWE 6REE 3
REW 6WEE 6

2 letters words from 'weer'

EE 2ER 2
EW 5RE 2
WE 5 

All 4 letters words made out of weer

weer ewer weer ewer eewr eewr were ewre wree rwee erwe rewe were ewre wree rwee erwe rewe eerw eerw erew reew erew reew

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word weer. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in weer.

Definitions and meaning of weer

weer

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /wiː.ə/
  • (US) IPA(key): /wiː.ɚ/

Adjective

weer

  1. comparative form of wee: more wee

Anagrams

  • Ewer, ewer, ewre, rewe, we're, were, were-

Balantak

Etymology

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *wahiʀ.

Noun

weer

  1. water

Further reading

  • Robert L. Busenitz, Marilyn J. Busenitz, Balantak Phonology and Morphophonemics (NUSA 33, 1991)

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ʋeːr/
  • Rhymes: -eːr
  • (common Belgian and South Dutch realisations) IPA(key): [weːr], [β̞eːr]
  • (North and East of the Netherlands, audio example) IPA(key): [ʋɪːr]
  • (Gelders) IPA(key): [ʋɪːɹ]

Etymology 1

Contracted form of weder (again), from Proto-Germanic *wiþra (against), from Proto-Indo-European *wi-tero- (more apart), from *wi (separation).

Adverb

weer

  1. again
    • 1888, Willem Kloos, “O, dat ik haten moet en niet vergeten!”
    Synonyms: nogmaals, opnieuw, weerom
  2. back
Derived terms
  • alweer
  • weeral
  • al weer
  • heen en weer
  • weergeven
  • weer-
Descendants
  • Berbice Creole Dutch: were
  • Jersey Dutch: wêr
  • Negerhollands: weer

Etymology 2

Contracted form of weder (weather), from Middle Dutch weder, from Old Dutch *wedar, from Proto-West Germanic *wedr, from Proto-Germanic *wedrą, from Proto-Indo-European *wedʰrom.

Noun

weer n (uncountable, diminutive weertje n)

  1. weather
Alternative forms
  • weder (archaic)
Derived terms
Descendants
  • Berbice Creole Dutch: weri
  • Negerhollands: weer

Etymology 3

From Middle Dutch weder, from Old Dutch withar (wether, ram), from Proto-West Germanic *weþru, from Proto-Germanic *weþruz (wether), from Proto-Indo-European *wet- (year).

Noun

weer m (plural weren, diminutive weertje n)

  1. wether
Alternative forms
  • weder (archaic)

Etymology 4

From Latin verruca (wart)

Noun

weer n (uncountable)

  1. foxing (in textiles)
  2. callus

Etymology 5

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

Noun

weer m (plural weren, diminutive weertje n)

  1. knot in wood
    Synonyms: knoest, noest, kwast

Etymology 6

Noun

weer f (plural weren, diminutive weertje n)

  1. defense
  2. resistance
  3. (law, feudalism) seisin
Derived terms
  • afweer
  • verweer
  • weerloos
  • brandweer
  • landweer
  • weerstand

Etymology 7

Noun

weer f (plural weren, diminutive weertje n)

  1. (law, feudalism) seisin

Etymology 8

From Middle Dutch weer, from Old Dutch *wer-, from Proto-West Germanic *wer, from Proto-Germanic *weraz. Cognate with English were (man), Latin vir.

Noun

weer m (plural weren, diminutive weertje n)

  1. (archaic) man
    • 1873, De Bo
      “Ga van hier, gij gloeiende weer!”
      “Begone, you evil man!”
Related terms
  • weerbeer
  • weergeld
  • weerwolf
  • wereld

Etymology 9

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb

weer

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

Anagrams

  • were

Low German

Verb

weer

  1. first-person singular past of wesen

Middle English

Etymology 1

From Old English wǣre (second-person singular indicative and subjunctive past of wesan).

Verb

weer

  1. Alternative form of were

Etymology 2

From Old English werre, wyrre.

Noun

weer

  1. Alternative form of werre

Source: wiktionary.org
  • WEEPING, the act of weeping.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)