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Etymology 1

From Old English offrian, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] offerō.

Noun

Singular
offer

Plural
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  1. A proposal that has been made.
    What's in his offer?
  2. Something put forth, bid, proffered or tendered.
    His offer was $3.50 per share.
  3. (law) An invitation to enter into a binding contract communicated to another party which contains terms sufficiently definite to create an enforceable contract if the other party accepts the invitation.
    His first letter was not a real offer, but an attempt to determine interest.
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Etymology 2

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] offerō.

Verb

Infinitive
to offer

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to offer (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To propose something.
    She offered to help with her homework.
  2. To place at one’s disposal.
    He offered use of his car for the week.
  3. To proffer.
    He offered his good will for the Councilman's vote.
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Danish

Noun

offer n.

  1. sacrifice
  2. victim

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Dutch

Pronunciation

Noun

offer n. (plural s, diminutive tje)

  1. sacrifice

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Norwegian

Noun

offer n. (definite singular offeret; indefinite plural ofre; definite plural ofrene)

  1. sacrifice
  2. victim

Swedish

Pronunciation

Noun

Inflection for offer Singular Plural
neuter Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative offer offret offer offren
Genitive offers offrets offers offrens

offer n.

  1. sacrifice
  2. victim

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