What does eagre mean?

Definitions for eagreˈi gər, ˈeɪ gər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tidal bore, bore, eagre, aegir, eager(noun)

    a high wave (often dangerous) caused by tidal flow (as by colliding tidal currents or in a narrow estuary)

Wiktionary

  1. eagre(Noun)

    a tidal bore

Webster Dictionary

  1. Eagre(noun)

    a wave, or two or three successive waves, of great height and violence, at flood tide moving up an estuary or river; -- commonly called the bore. See Bore

  2. Origin: [AS. egor, gor, in comp., water, sea, egor-strem water stream, sea.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Eagre

    ē′gėr, n. rise of the tide in a river (same as Bore). [Ety. dub.; hardly from A.S. égor, flood.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Eagre

    a name given in England to a tidal wave rushing up a river or estuary on the top of another, called also a Bore (q. v.).

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of eagre in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of eagre in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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