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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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English - Etymology

From Middle English _spear_, _spere_, from Old English _spere_, from Proto-Germanic _*speru_ (compare West Frisian _spear_, Dutch _speer_, German _Speer_, Old Norse _spjör_), related to _*sparrô_ (compare Middle Dutch _sparre_ (“rafter”), Old Norse _sparri_ (“spar, rafter”), _sperra_ (“rafter, beam”)), from Proto-Indo-European _*sperH-_ (compare Latin _sparus_ (“short spear”), Albanian _ferrë_ (“thorn, thornbush”)).

From Middle English spear, spere, from Old English spere, from Proto-Germanic *speru (compare West Frisian spear, Dutch speer, German Speer, Old Norse spjör), related to *sparrô (compare Middle Dutch sparre (rafter), Old Norse sparri (spar, rafter), sperra (rafter, beam)), from Proto-Indo-European *sperH- (compare Latin sparus (short spear), Albanian ferrë (thorn, thornbush)).

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* (UK) IPA(key): /spɪə̯(ɹ)/ * (Canada, US) IPA(key): /spɪɹ/ * Rhymes: -ɪə(ɹ)

  • (UK) IPA(key): /spɪə̯(ɹ)/
  • (Canada, US) IPA(key): /spɪɹ/
  • Rhymes: -ɪə(ɹ)

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - NOUN
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English - Noun

SPEAR (_plural_ SPEARS) * A long stick with a sharp tip used as a weapon for throwing or thrusting, or anything used to make a thrusting motion. * (now chiefly historical) A soldier armed with such a weapon; a spearman. * 2011, Thomas Penn, _Winter King_, Penguin 2012, p. 187: Two of the four SPEARS came directly from Lady Margaret's staff. One was her great-nephew Maurice St John […]. * A sharp tool used by fishermen to retrieve fish. * (ice hockey) an illegal maneuver using the end of a hockey stick to strike into another hockey player. * (wrestling) a running tackle on an opponent performed in professional wrestling. * A spearman. (Can we find and add a quotation of Sir Walter Scott to this entry?) * A shoot, as of grass; a spire. * The feather of a horse. * The rod to which the bucket, or plunger, of a pump is attached; a pump rod. * A long, thin strip from a vegetable. _asparagus and broccoli SPEARS_ DERIVED TERMS * spearbush * spear gun * spearhead * spearmint * spear thrower * spear tackle * spearwood TRANSLATIONS SEE ALSO * assegai, assagai, assagaie, assagay, assegay, azagaia, hassagay, hassaguay, zagaie, zagaye * atlatl * bayonet * harpoon * javelin * joust * lance * pike * spit, used to grill food on fire * woomera

spear (plural spears)

  1. A long stick with a sharp tip used as a weapon for throwing or thrusting, or anything used to make a thrusting motion.
  2. (now chiefly historical) A soldier armed with such a weapon; a spearman.
  3. A sharp tool used by fishermen to retrieve fish.
  4. (ice hockey) an illegal maneuver using the end of a hockey stick to strike into another hockey player.
  5. (wrestling) a running tackle on an opponent performed in professional wrestling.
  6. A spearman.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Sir Walter Scott to this entry?)
  7. A shoot, as of grass; a spire.
  8. The feather of a horse.
  9. The rod to which the bucket, or plunger, of a pump is attached; a pump rod.
  10. A long, thin strip from a vegetable.
    asparagus and broccoli spears

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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - VERB
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English - Verb

SPEAR (_third-person singular simple present_ SPEARS, _present participle_ SPEARING, _simple past and past participle_ SPEARED) * To penetrate or strike with, or as if with, any long narrow object. To make a thrusting motion that catches an object on the tip of a long device. * (intransitive) To shoot into a long stem, as some plants do. (Can we find and add a quotation of Mortimer to this entry?) TRANSLATIONS

spear (third-person singular simple present spears, present participle spearing, simple past and past participle speared)

  1. To penetrate or strike with, or as if with, any long narrow object. To make a thrusting motion that catches an object on the tip of a long device.
  2. (intransitive) To shoot into a long stem, as some plants do.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Mortimer to this entry?)

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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ANAGRAMS
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English - Anagrams

* apers, apres, après, aprés, asper, as per, pares, parse, pears, præs., rapes, reaps, RESPA, sarpe, spare

Que a categoria em WEST FRISIAN - ETYMOLOGY
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West Frisian - Etymology

From Proto-Germanic _*speru_. Compare English _spear_, Dutch _speer_, German _Speer_.

From Proto-Germanic *speru. Compare English spear, Dutch speer, German Speer.

Que a categoria em WEST FRISIAN - NOUN
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West Frisian - Noun

SPEAR

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