mór

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmoːr/
  • Hyphenation: mór

Adjective[edit]

mór (not comparable)

  1. Moorish (of or pertaining to the Moors or their culture)

Noun[edit]

mór (plural mórok)

  1. Moor

Icelandic[edit]

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Noun[edit]

mór m

  1. (also in plural) moor, heath
  2. (uncountable) peat

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish mór, már, from Proto-Celtic *māros, from Proto-Indo-European *moh₁-ro-. Cognate with Old Welsh maur (Welsh mawr, Cornish maur), Breton meur; Ancient Greek -μωρος (-mōros, great, famed) (ἐγχεσί-μωρος (enkhesí-mōros, great in spear-throwing)); Old High German māri (famed), German Märchen (a tale), Old Norse mærr (famous); Common Slavic *měrъ (Vladimir, etc.); Latin merus, English mere. Compare Scottish Gaelic mòr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mór (comparative , genitive singular masculine móir, genitive singular feminine móire, plural móra)

  1. big, large, great

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Verb[edit]

mór (present analytic mórann, future analytic mórfaidh, verbal noun móradh, past participle mórtha)

  1. to magnify
  2. to exalt, praise

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
mór mhór unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *māros (compare Welsh mawr), from Proto-Indo-European *moh₁-ro- (compare Old High German māri (famous, great) and perhaps the element -μωρος in Greek ἐγχεσίμωρος (enkhesímōros, mighty with the spear), ἰόμωροι (iómōroi, boasting), σινάμωρος (sinámōros, mischievous, hurtful), ὑλακόμωρος (hulakómōros, always barking)).

Adjective[edit]

mór

  1. big, great
    Is mór in dethiden file domsa diibsi. – "Great is the solicitude that I have for you."

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Noun[edit]

mór n

  1. a large amount, a large number; much, many (with the modified noun in the genitive)
    mór fína – "much wine" (lit. "a large amount of wine")
    mór fer – "many men" (lit. "a large number of men")

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

mór (comparative and superlative forms motha, also )

  1. Dated form of mòr.