ор

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Chechen[edit]

Noun[edit]

ор (or)

  1. hole, pit

Moksha[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Erzya ор (or). Compare оршамс (oršams, to put on (an item of clothing)) [the shorter щамс (ščams) is more common in this sense], SKES and UEW link Erzya oršta-, orča- and Moksha šča-, uršta- with dialectal Finnish verha (a curtain; dress) and possibly Estonian võru (circle; wreath).[1] EES, however, links võru with Finnish varho (trace left by a wheel), it does not list Mordvinic cognates.[2]

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /or/

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Noun[edit]

ор (or)

  1. fur coat

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Veršinin, V. I. (2004–2005) Etimologičeskij slovarʹ mordovskix (erzjanskovo i mokšanskovo) jazykov [Etymological dictionary of Mordvinic (Erzya and Moksha) languages] (in Russian), Joškar Ola, page 316
  2. ^ võru in Metsmägi, Iris; Sedrik, Meeli; Soosaar, Sven-Erik (2012), Eesti etümoloogiasõnaraamat, Tallinn: Eesti Keele Instituut, ISBN 978-9985-79-478-4

Mongolian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Mongolic *oron, a borrowing from Proto-Turkic *oron. Originally the same word as орон (oron).

Compare Daur or (bedding, luggage), Kazakh орын (orın).

Noun[edit]

ор (or) (Mongolian spelling ᠣᠷᠤ (oru)); (hidden-n declension)

  1. bed
  2. vacancy, replacement, substitute

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Mongolic *ora, compare Daur or (trace).

Noun[edit]

ор (or) (Mongolian spelling ᠣᠷᠤ (oru))

  1. trace, imprint, footprint
  2. (by extension) proof of reality, trace of existence
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ор (or)

  1. completely, absolutely
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

From Tungusic *oran, compare Evenki орон (oron, reindeer), Nanai орон, Buryat оро (oro, deer). Perhaps a doublet of оронго (orongo).

Noun[edit]

ор (or)

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Etymology 5[edit]

Verb[edit]

ор (or)

  1. imperative of орох (oroh, to enter)

Russian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ор (orm inan (genitive о́ра, nominative plural о́ры, genitive plural о́ров)

  1. (colloquial) yelling, shouting

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