mort

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

French mort (death).

Noun[edit]

mort (plural morts)

  1. Death; especially, the death of game in hunting.
  2. A note sounded on a horn at the death of a deer.
    • Sir Walter Scott
      The sportsman then sounded a treble mort.
  3. (UK, Scotland, dialect) The skin of a sheep or lamb that has died of disease.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Compare Icelandic margt, neuter of margr, "many".

Noun[edit]

mort

  1. A great quantity or number.
    • Charles Dickens
      There was a mort of merrymaking.

Etymology 3[edit]

Shortening of mortal.

Noun[edit]

mort (plural morts)

  1. (Internet, informal) A player in a multi-user dungeon who does not have special administrator privileges and whose character can be killed.
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Etymology 4[edit]

Uncertain.

Noun[edit]

mort (plural morts)

  1. A three-year-old salmon.

Etymology 5[edit]

Unknown

Noun[edit]

mort (plural morts)

  1. (slang, archaic) A woman; a female.
    • Ben Jonson
      Male gypsies all, not a mort among them.

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mors, mortem.

Noun[edit]

mort m

  1. death

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin mors, mortis.

Noun[edit]

mort f (uncountable)

  1. death

mort m (plural morts)

  1. dead person
  2. (colloquial) a difficult problem one must face

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin mortuus.

Adjective[edit]

mort m (feminine morta, masculine plural morts, feminine plural mortes)

  1. dead

Verb[edit]

mort

  1. past participle of morir
    45.000 persones han mort
    45000 people have died

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Dutch[edit]

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mort

  1. second- and third-person singular present indicative of morren
  2. (archaic) plural imperative of morren

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French mort, from Latin mortuus, from Proto-Indo-European *mr̥twós, *mr̥tós.

Verb[edit]

mort m (feminine morte, masculine plural morts, feminine plural mortes)

  1. past participle of mourir

Adjective[edit]

mort m (feminine morte, masculine plural morts, feminine plural mortes)

  1. dead
    Le roi est mort.
    The king is dead.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin mors, mortem.

Noun[edit]

mort f (plural morts)

  1. death

Noun[edit]

mort m (plural morts, feminine morte)

  1. dead person
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Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French mort, from Latin mortuus.

Adjective[edit]

mort m (feminine morte, masculine plural morts, feminine plural mortes)

  1. dead
    • rouai est mort, lé rouai vit!
      The king is dead, long live the king!
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin mors, mortem.

Noun[edit]

mort f (plural morts)

  1. death
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Ladin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mors, mortem.

Noun[edit]

mort f (plural mortes)

  1. death

Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French mort < Latin mors, mortem.

Noun[edit]

mort f (plural mors)

  1. death

Occitan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mors, mortem.

Noun[edit]

mort f (plural morts)

  1. death

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mortuus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

mort

  1. past participle of morir

Adjective[edit]

mort m

  1. dead
    • circa 1150, Turoldus, La Chanson de Roland:
      Or veit Rollant que mort est sun ami
      Now Roland can see that death is his friend

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

mort f (oblique plural morz, nominative singular mort, nominative plural morz)

  1. death

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin mortus, from Latin mortuus, from Proto-Indo-European *mr̥twós, *mr̥tós.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mort 4 nom/acc forms

  1. dead

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Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mortuus.

Adjective[edit]

mort m (feminine morta, masculine plural morts, feminine plural mortas)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sutsilvan, Surmiran, Vallader) dead

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

mort m (genitive and plural moirt)

  1. Alternative form of murt.

Verb[edit]

mort (verbal noun mort or mortadh)

  1. Alternative form of murt.