úr

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse úr ‎(out of), from Proto-Germanic *uz ‎(out, out of).

Preposition[edit]

úr ‎(+ dative)

  1. out of
    fara úr klæðunum‎ ― to undress
    draga bát úr neysti‎ ― to pull a boat out of the boathouse
    úr jarni, viði, gulli‎ ― (made) of iron, wood, wool
  2. from
    drekka úr fløsku‎ ― to drink from the bottle
    fara úr einum felag‎ ― to resign from a club
    hann slapp úr oynni‎ ― he left the island
    stað úr stað‎ ― from place to place
    úr øllum ættum‎ ― from everywhere
    hann kemur úr Onglandi‎ ― he comes from England
    umseta úr enskum‎ ― translate from English
  3. off
    í ein útnyrðing úr Føroyum‎ ― in the northwest off the Faroes

Antonyms[edit]

  • í ‎(in)

Adverb[edit]

úr

  1. in expressions
    hava úr at gera‎ ― to have much to do
    verða úr‎ ― to happen

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Proto-Uralic *ura ‎(man, male). Cognate with Finnish uros ‎(male, adult man, hero).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

úr ‎(plural urak)

  1. lord
    Így szól az Úr, Megváltód, Izráelnek Szentje: Én vagyok az Úr, Istened, ki tanítlak hasznosra, és vezetlek oly úton, a melyen járnod kell. — Ézsaiás 48:17
  2. master
  3. gentleman
  4. Mr, Mr.

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Icelandic[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

úr n ‎(genitive singular úrs, nominative plural úr)

  1. clock
  2. watch
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse úr ‎(out of), from Proto-Germanic *uz ‎(out, out of). More at or-.

Preposition[edit]

úr

  1. out of
  2. from
    Hver stal kökunni úr krúsinni í gær?
    Who stole the cookie from the jar (cookie jar) last night?
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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish úr ‎(fresh, new).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

úr ‎(genitive singular masculine úir, genitive singular feminine úire, plural úra, comparative úire)

  1. fresh; new
  2. free, liberal
  3. moist

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Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

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