ór

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish ór, from Latin aurum.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ór m ‎(genitive singular óir)

  1. gold

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
ór n-ór hór t-ór
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • "ór" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • 1 ór” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin aurum.

Noun[edit]

ór n ‎(genitive óir)

  1. gold

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
ór unchanged n-ór
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • 1 ór” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Old Norse[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *uz(out of). Cognate with Gothic 𐌿𐍃(us).

Preposition[edit]

ór ‎(takes dative)

  1. out of, from
  2. made out of, denoting a substance
  3. from among (a group)
  4. denoting a cause
  5. beyond
  6. denoting absolute completeness, as in "utterly"

Descendants[edit]

  • Norwegian Nynorsk: or

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Zoëga, Geir T. (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic[1], Oxford: Clarendon Press