mure

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See also: muré and mûre

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French murer (to close by a wall), from Latin murus (wall)

Noun[edit]

mure (plural mures)

  1. (obsolete) wall
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Shakespeare to this entry?)
  2. (obsolete) husks of fruit from which the juice has been squeezed. Perhaps an old spelling of myrrh

References[edit]

  • Meaning "Husks of fruit": 1949, John Dover Wilson (compiler), Life in Shakespeare's England. A Book of Elizabethan Prose, Cambridge at the University Press. 1st ed. 1911, 2nd ed. 1913, 8th reprint. In Glossary and Notes. From Wright's Dialect Dict.

Adjective[edit]

mure (not comparable)

  1. (obsolete) mural (as a postmodifier)

Verb[edit]

mure (third-person singular simple present mures, present participle muring, simple past and past participle mured)

  1. (obsolete) to wall in or fortify
  2. (obsolete) To enclose or imprison within walls.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Spenser to this entry?)
    The five kings are mured in a cave. — John. x. (Heading).

Anagrams[edit]


Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

mure c

  1. plural indefinite of mur

Verb[edit]

mure (imperative mur, infinitive at mure, present tense murer, past tense murede, past participle er/har muret)

  1. to build
  2. to do bricklaying

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *mureh.

Noun[edit]

mure (genitive mure, partitive muret)

  1. sorrow, woe, grief
  2. concern

Declension[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.


French[edit]

Verb[edit]

mure

  1. first-person singular present indicative of murer
  2. third-person singular present indicative of murer
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of murer
  4. first-person singular present subjunctive of murer
  5. second-person singular imperative of murer

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

mūre

  1. vocative singular of mūrus

Novial[edit]

Noun[edit]

mure (plural mures)

  1. wall

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese mur, from Latin mūrem, accusative singular of mus, from Proto-Indo-European *muh₂s. Cognate with Spanish mur and Romansh mieur.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

mure m (plural mures)

  1. (archaic, dialectal) mouse

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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

mure

  1. First-person singular (eu) affirmative imperative of murar
  2. Third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of murar
  3. First-person singular (eu) negative imperative of murar
  4. Third-person singular (você) negative imperative of murar
  5. First-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of murar
  6. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present subjunctive of murar

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

mure

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of murar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of murar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of murar.