nur

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

nur (plural nurs)

  1. A hard knot in wood; a knur or knurl.
  2. (obsolete) A hard knob of wood used in playing hockey.
    • W. Howitt
      I think I'm as hard as a nur, and as tough as whitleather.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German nur.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

nur

  1. only, just
    • 1888, L. L. Zamenhof, Dua Libro de l' Lingvo Internacia, Project Gutenberg transcription
      Se mi nur estus sana, mi estus tute kontenta.
      If only I would be healthy, I would be fully content.

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old High German ni wari, niwari. Cognate with Old English nǣre (< ne wǣre).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

nur

  1. only, merely, just

Derived terms[edit]

  • geh nur! - just go!
  • so viel ich nur kann - as much as I can
  • nur zu! - go on! or get started!

Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Esperanto nur, from German nur.

Adverb[edit]

nur

  1. only, merely

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

nur

  1. rafsi of snura.

Novial[edit]

Adverb[edit]

nur

  1. only, just

Polish[edit]

nur

Noun[edit]

nur m

  1. loon (bird of order Gaviiformes)

Declension[edit]



Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Preposition[edit]

nur

  1. in your (plural and formal singular)

Usage notes[edit]

  • Adds n- to the following word if it begins with a vowel.

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic نور.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nur (definite accusative nuru, plural nurlar)

  1. (Islam) The Holy Light

Declension[edit]