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spi·​er ˈspī(-ə)r How to pronounce spier (audio)
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chiefly Scottish variant of speer

Word History

First Known Use


13th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of spier was in the 13th century

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Cite this Entry

“Spier.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spier. Accessed 16 Apr. 2024.

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