Interlingua Wiki
Advertisement
See also miré, and mirë

English[]

Pronunciation[]

  • (UK) IPA: /ˈmɑɪə/
  • (US) IPA: /ˈmɑɪɚɹ/
  • Rhymes: -aɪə(r)

Etymology 1[]

From Old Norse mýrr.

Noun[]

Singular
Mire

Plural
{{{1}}}

Mire ({{{1}}})

  1. Deep mud; moist, spongy earth.
  2. An undesirable situation, a predicament.
Derived terms[]
  • miry
  • in the mire
  • quagmire
Translations[]

Verb[]

Infinitive
to Mire

Third person singular
mir

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
ing

to Mire (third-person singular simple present mir, present participle ing, simple past and past participle -)

  1. To weigh down.

Etymology 2[]

Perhaps related to Middle Dutch miere (Dutch mier). Cognate with Old Norse maurr, Danish myre.

Noun[]

Singular
Mire

Plural
{{{1}}}

Mire ({{{1}}})

  1. (obsolete) An ant.

Anagrams[]

  • eimr,
  • emir
  • Meri
  • rime

French[]

Etymology[]

From Italian mira, from mirare.

Pronunciation[]

Noun[]

Mire f. (plural Mires)

  1. (archaic) aim (action of aiming)
  2. foresight (of rifle)
  3. target (literal, figurative)
  4. (television) test pattern

Anagrams[]

  • eimr,
  • émir
  • Remi, Rémi
  • rime, rimé

Galician[]

Verb[]

Mire

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of mirar.
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of mirar.

Hungarian[]

Etymology[]

From the interrogative pronoun Template:Hu-suffix

Pronunciation[]

  • IPA: /ˈmirɛ/
  • Hyphenation: mi‧re

Pronoun[]

Mire

  1. onto what

Irish[]

Pronunciation[]

  • IPA: /ˈmɪrʲɪ/

Noun[]

mire f.

  1. insanity, dementia, madness

Italian[]

Noun[]

mire f.

  1. Plural form of mira.

Anagrams[]

  • eimr,
  • meri
  • remi
  • rime

Portuguese[]

Verb[]

Mire

  1. First-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of verb mirar.
  2. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present subjunctive of verb mirar.
  3. Third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of verb mirar.
  4. Third-person singular (você) negative imperative of verb mirar.

Romanian[]

Etymology[]

Substratum word

Noun[]

mire m

  1. bridegroom

Spanish[]

Verb[]

Mire (infinitive mirar)

  1. formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of mirar, look! (polite)
  2. first-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of mirar.
  3. formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of mirar.
  4. third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of mirar.

ang:mire et:mire fr:mire io:mire it:mire hu:mire ml:mire no:mire pt:mire ro:mire ru:mire fi:mire sv:mire ta:mire te:mire vi:mire zh:mire

Advertisement