Misere or Misery

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  • Misere — Sf bedauernswerte Lage erw. fremd. Erkennbar fremd (18. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus frz. misère, dieses aus l. miseria, einer Ableitung von l. miser elend, erbärmlich .    Ebenso nndl. misère, ne. misery, nfrz. misère, nschw. misär, nnorw.… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • Misère au Borinage — Directed by Henri Storck Joris Ivens Written by Henri Storck Joris Ivens Editing by Helen van Dongen Release …   Wikipedia

  • Misery — Nom surtout porté dans l Ardèche. On trouve dans la Drôme la variante Misiri (autrefois aussi Misiry). Désigne celui qui est originaire de Misery, nom de deux hameaux à Cheminas et à Sécheras, dans l Ardèche. Le toponyme, fréquent aussi sous la… …   Noms de famille

  • misery — (n.) late 14c., condition of external unhappiness, from O.Fr. misere miserable situation, misfortune, distress (12c.), from L. miseria wretchedness, from miser (see MISER (Cf. miser)). Meaning condition of one in great sorrow or mental distress… …   Etymology dictionary

  • misère — mə̇ˈze(ə)r noun ( s) Etymology: French, literally, poverty, misery, from Middle French misere more at misery : a declaration (as in …   Useful english dictionary

  • misery — n. (pl. ies) 1 a wretched state of mind, or of outward circumstances. 2 a thing causing this. 3 colloq. a constantly depressed or discontented person. 4 = MIS Usage: RE. Phrases and idioms: put out of its etc. misery 1 release (a person, animal,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • misère — [mɪ zɛ:] noun (in solo whist) a bid by which a player undertakes to win no tricks. Origin C19: Fr., lit. poverty or misery …   English new terms dictionary

  • misère — /məˈzɛə/ (say muh zair) noun Cards 1. a hand which contains no winning card. 2. a bid made by a player who has such a hand, declaring that he or she will take no tricks. {French: literally, misery} …   Australian English dictionary

  • My friend of misery — est la 11è piste du 5è album du groupe de thrash métal californien Metallica le Black Album à cause de sa pochette entièrement noire et dure 6 min 50 (le plus long morceau de l album). Ce fut le seul morceau de l album auquel Jason Newsted a… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • My Friend of Misery — My Friends of Misery Chanson par Metallica extrait de l’album Metallica Durée 6:50 Genre Heavy Metal Parolier James Hetfield Compositeur …   Wikipédia en Français

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