gur

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See also: gür and Gür

Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From *gura, from Proto-Albanian *guri, from *gʷor̥, o-grade of Proto-Indo-European *gʷr̥H- (mountain) (compare Lithuanian gùras (promontory), Serbo-Croatian gòra, Ancient Greek δεῖρος (deîros)).

Noun[edit]

gur m

  1. stone

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

go +‎ -r

Conjunction[edit]

gur (triggers lenition)

  1. that (used to introduce a subordinate clause beginning with a verb in the past tense, with the exception of some irregular verbs)
    Dúirt sé gur chuala sé na héin.
    He said that he heard the birds.

Particle[edit]

gur (triggers lenition in the past/conditional, present/future form before a vowel gurb, past/conditional form before a vowel gurbh)

  1. that... is
    Deir sé gur maith leis tae.
    He says that he likes tea.
  2. that... was/would be
    Dúirt sé gur mhaith leis tae.
    He said that he liked/would like tea.

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Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

gur

  1. rafsi of gunro.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

gur m (genitive guir)

  1. Verbal noun of guir.
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Conjunction[edit]

gur

  1. that
    Tha e ag ràdh gur e Suòmach a tha ann.
    He says that he is a Finn.

Etymology 3[edit]

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Pronoun[edit]

gur

  1. you (plural or formal singular, direct object)
    Nach eil mi gur tuigsinn?
    Don't I understand you?
Usage notes[edit]
  • Adds the prefix n- to the following word if it begins with a vowel:
    Bidh iad gur n-iarraidh ann. - They'll want you there.
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