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Etymology 1

Variant of piren, (Middle English peren)

Verb

Infinitive
to peer

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to peer (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To look at surreptitiously.
  2. (Internet) To carry communications traffic terminating on one's own network on an equivalency basis to and from another network, usually without charge or payment. Contrast with transit where one pays another network provider to carry one's traffic.
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Etymology 2

From Anglo-Norman peir, Old French per, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] par.

Noun

Singular
peer

Plural
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peer ({{{1}}})
  1. Somebody or something who/that is at an equal level.
  2. A noble with a hereditary title, i.e., a peerage, and in times past, with certain rights and privileges not enjoyed by commoners.
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Dutch

Pronunciation

Noun

peer f. (Plural: peren, diminutive: peertje, plural diminutive: peertjes)

  1. pear
  2. lamp bulb/light bulb/lightbulb

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Spanish

Verb

peer (first-person singular present peo, first-person singular preterite peí, past participle peído)

  1. to break wind, to fart
    peerse

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