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The word WERE can be typed using only the top row of keys on a QWERTY keyboard.

Were is sometimes a misspelling of we, we're, wear, where, whereby or would.

The word were is considered to be an easy one, according to the Dale-Chall word list, which includes 3000 words that all fourth-grade American students should know and understand.

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Definition of the noun Were

What does Were mean as a name of something?

noun

  1. [archaic] man (human male), as in [term, werewolf, , man-wolf, lang=en].
  2. [fandom] The collective name for any kind of person that changes into another form under certain conditions, including the werewolf.

Definition of the verb Were

What does Were mean as a doing word?

verb

  1. Second-person singular simple past tense indicative of be.
  2. First-person plural simple past tense indicative of be.
  3. Second-person plural simple past tense indicative of be.
  4. Third-person plural simple past tense indicative of be.
  5. Simple imperfect subjunctive in all persons of be.
  6. [Northern England] was.

Music

  1. "Were" is a musical album of Sinouj.
    • released on
  2. "Were" is a musical album of Jimmyjohn McCabe.
    • released on
  3. "Were" is a composition.

Miscellanea

  1. Were and wer are archaic terms for adult male humans and were often used for alliteration with wife as "were and wife" in Germanic-speaking cultures.
  2. WERE – branded NewsTalk 1490 – is a commercial news/talk radio station licensed to Cleveland Heights, Ohio. Owned by Radio One, the station serves Greater Cleveland. In the Cleveland radio market, WERE is the AM affiliate for The Tom Joyner Morning Show, and the sole affiliate for Redding News Review, Red Eye Radio, and ABC News Radio, while sharing Keepin' it Real with Rev. Al Sharpton with sister station WJMO. Its studios are located along the Euclid Avenue Corridor in Cleveland's eastside, while the station transmitter resides near University Circle.
  3. Were a.k.a. The Sawai language is a South Halmahera language of Austronesian stock spoken in Weda and Gane Timor districts of southern Halmahera, northern Maluku Providence, Indonesia. There are approximately 12,000 speakers.
  4. Were a.k.a. Mom Jango language: The Vere language, also known as Kobo or Mom Jango, is a member of the Duru branch of Savanna languages. It is spoken across the northern Nigerian–Cameroonian border.

Printed encyclopedias and other books with definitions for Were

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Google previewThe Confucian Quest for Order (2003)

The Origin and Formation of the Political Thought of Xun Zi by Masayuki Sato

and tonglei M H , were also means for accomplishing order. Xun Zi envisioned the order of human society in relation to that manifested by Heaven and by Earth and considered that since the order of Heaven and Earth was a given fact, ...

Google previewEllicott City (2006)

by Janet Kusterer, Victoria Goeller

Road and rails were means to get crops to market and move people and merchandise quickly and efficiently. The river provided the power to run the mills and make the area a premier industrial center in the 19th century. Here fire chief B. H. ...

Google previewSouls in the Great Machine (2002)

by Sean Mcmullen

Still, there were means available to prevent ...

Google previewRenaissance Impostors and Proofs of Identity (2012)

by M. Eliav-Feldon

Flogging, one should notforget,also marked the body forlife,and these scars,too, were means by whichto determine whethera delinquent had been judicially punished previously. Nonetheless, though infrequent in some German principalities, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Illinois Indians (1998)

by Donald Ricky

northern drainages, and strong cultural influences were affected from the greater Southeast. On the same rivers, but upstream, lived various Iroquoian and Siouan tribes who combined hunting, farming, and fishing. In the middle drainage ...

Google previewCultural Encyclopedia of the Breast (2014)

by Merril D. Smith

Its publication offices were in NewYork City, and it published 21 different editions in 17 countries,with each issue containing content from the main office and from local bureaus. Enlisted soldiers were its primary creators and audience, and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Vermont Indians (2000)

by Donald Ricky

The Erie were brave and warlike, employing only bows and poisoned arrows. Following the rupture of relations between the Erie and the Iroquois in 1653, the Erie burned a Seneca town, pursued an Iroquois war party returning from the Great ...

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If the Three Stooges were cops, yuck yuck!

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"Were You There" Acapella Sign Language

Black history is surrounded by spirituals that tell of the constant trust in the Lord God's deliverance this is such a song, please enjoy! To reflect on the sacrifice ...

Quotes about Were

The 19 hijackers that came over here to commit the attack on Sept. 11, there were those that were at the bottom of the line. There were those who were the principal conspirators. There were those who were the pilot. Everybody has a role. (Robert Mueller)
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Scrabble value of W4E1R1E1

The value of this 4-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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