por

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See also: POR, pór, pôr, and pör

Albanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

por

  1. but; however

Synonyms[edit]


Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin prō.

Preposition[edit]

por

  1. for
  2. by

Derived terms[edit]


Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Provençal paor, from Latin pavor.

Noun[edit]

por m (plural pors)

  1. fear

Derived terms[edit]


Cornish[edit]

Noun[edit]

por f (singulative poren)

  1. leeks

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

por

  1. first-person singular present indicative of porren
  2. imperative of porren

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish por.

Preposition[edit]

por

  1. for, for the benefit of
    La edzo donis al sia edzino perlan kolĉenon por Kristnasko.
    The husband gave his wife a pearl necklace for Christmas.

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Fala[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese por, from Latin prō (for), from Proto-Indo-European *pro-, form of *por-.

Preposition[edit]

por

  1. by
    • 2000, Domingo Frades Gaspar, Vamus a falal: Notas pâ coñocel y platical en nosa fala, Editora regional da Extremadura, Chapter 1: Lengua Española:
      En esta época en que otras lenguas de España son recuñucias por tos cumu uficiais en sei territoriu []
      In this time when other languages of Spain are recognised by everyone as official in their territory []

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin prō.

Preposition[edit]

por

  1. Indicates motion.
    pola rúa
    down the street
    pola porta
    through the door
  2. for (over a period of time)
    por dez anos
    for ten years
  3. about, around (near, in the vicinity of)
    polas seis
    at about six
    por aquí
    over here
  4. for (to obtain)
    Fun á tenda por xabón.
    I went to the store for soap.
  5. for (in exchange for)
  6. for (on behalf of)
  7. times
    oito por sete
    eights times seven
  8. by (indicates the actor in a clause with its verb in the passive voice)
  9. by, by means of
  10. per

Derived terms[edit]


Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpor/
  • Hyphenation: por

Noun[edit]

por (plural porok)

  1. dust

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Compound words

Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Esperanto por.

Preposition[edit]

por

  1. for

Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French porc, from Latin porcus, from Proto-Indo-European *porḱ- (young swine, young pig).

Noun[edit]

por m (plural pors)

  1. pig

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Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

por

  1. rafsi of porsi.

Novial[edit]

Preposition[edit]

por

  1. for

Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin pro

Preposition[edit]

por

  1. for (in order to)
  2. for (belonging to)

Descendants[edit]


Polish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

por m

  1. leek
  2. pore

Declension[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese por, from Latin prō (for) (with metathetic shift due to per), from Proto-Indo-European *pro-, form of *por-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

por

  1. for (on behalf of)
    Faça isso por mim
    Do it for me
  2. for (to obtain)
    Espero por uma resposta.
    I wait for an answer.
  3. for (over a period of time)
    Esperei por uma semana.
    I waited for one week.
  4. by (through the action or presence of)
  5. by (indicates the creator of a work)
  6. by (using the rules or logic of)
  7. by (in the formulae X by X and by Xs, indicates a steady progression)
    Um por um.
    One by one
  8. by (indicates an oath)
  9. per
    Um por dia
    One per day
  10. through, via
    Ainda passariamos por muitos túneis antes de chegarmos.
    We would still pass through many tunnels before we arrived.
    Passar por uma situação difícil
    Go through a difficult situation

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]


Romani[edit]

Noun[edit]

por m

  1. feather

Romanian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from French pore, from Latin porus, from Ancient Greek πόρος (poros, passage).

Noun[edit]

por m (plural pori)

  1. pore

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin porrus or porrum.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

por m (plural pori)

  1. (popular) leek (Allium ampeloprasum)
  2. (popular) sand leek (Allium scorodoprasum)
  3. (popular) shallot (Allium ascalonicum)
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Slovene[edit]

Noun[edit]

por m inan (??? please provide the genitive!, ??? please provide the nominative plural!)

  1. leek

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pro, per.

Preposition[edit]

por

  1. by
  2. for
  3. through
  4. due to
  5. (used with directions) over
    por allí — over there

Derived terms[edit]

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

por c

  1. pore

Declension[edit]


Tocharian A[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Tocharian, from Proto-Indo-European *péh₂ur, also the origin of English fire, Ancient Greek πῦρ (pūr), and Hittite 𒉺𒀪𒄯 (paḫḫur). Compare Tocharian B puwar.

Noun[edit]

por

  1. fire