مور

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Baluchi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Iranian *marwíš (ant).

Noun[edit]

مور (mor)

  1. ant

See also[edit]


Gojri[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Prakrit 𑀫𑁄𑀭 (mora), from Sanskrit मयूर (mayū́ra).

Noun[edit]

مور (morm

  1. peacock, peafowl

Further reading[edit]

  • Dr Rafique Anjum (2018) Concise Gojri-Kashmiri-English Dictionary, New Delhi: Adam Publishers & Distributors, →ISBN, page 417.
  • Javaid Rahi (2015), “مَور”, in گوجری ڈکشنری [Gojri Dictionary] (in Gojri), page 817, column 1.
  • Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “mayūˊra”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press, page 566

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain. Cognate with Azerbaijani mor (violet), Turkmen mor (reddish-brown, rust-colored), Nogai моры (morı), мору (moru, brown; maroon), Karachay-Balkar мор (mor, brown), Kyrgyz мор (mor, a dark brown dye).

Often considered a borrowing from a violet berry name in an Indo-European language: compare Armenian մոր (mor), dialectal մոռ (moṙ, blackberry; raspberry; wild strawberry), Ancient Greek μόρον (móron, black mulberry; blackberry), Italian moro (black mulberry tree).

Noun[edit]

مور (mor)

  1. violet color or dye, violet, purple

Adjective[edit]

مور (mor)

  1. violet-colored

Descendants[edit]

  • Turkish: mor
  • Kurdish:
    Central Kurdish: مۆر(mor)
    Northern Kurdish: mor
  • Middle Armenian: մօռ (mōṙ, violet)

See also[edit]

Colors in Ottoman Turkish · بویلر(boyalar) (layout · text)
     آق(ak)      بوز(boz)      قره(kara)
             قزل(kızıl); آل(al)              ترنجی(türünci); قوڭور(koñur)              صاری(sarı)
                          یشیل(yeşil)             
                          گوك(gök)              ماوی(mavi)
             مور (mor)              افلاطون(eflatun)              پنبه(pembe)

Further reading[edit]

  • Doerfer, Gerhard (1965) Türkische und mongolische Elemente im Neupersischen [Turkic and Mongolian Elements in New Persian] (Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Literatur: Veröffentlichungen der Orientalischen Kommission; 19)‎[1] (in German), volume II, Wiesbaden: Franz Steiner Verlag, page 330
  • Eren, Hasan (1999), “mor”, in Türk Dilinin Etimolojik Sözlüğü [Etymological Dictionary of the Turkish Language] (in Turkish), Ankara: Bizim Büro Basım Evi, pages 296–297
  • Levitskaja, L. S.; Blagova, G. F.; Dybo, A. V.; Nasilov, D. M.; Pocelujevskij, Je. A. (2003) Etimologičeskij slovarʹ tjurkskix jazykov [Etymological Dictionary of Turkic Languages]‎[2] (in Russian), volume 7, Moscow: Vostočnaja literatura, pages 80–81
  • Räsänen, Martti (1969) Versuch eines etymologischen Wörterbuchs der Türksprachen (in German), Helsinki: Suomalais-ugrilainen seura, page 3440b
  • Redhouse, James W. (1890), “مور”, in A Turkish and English Lexicon, Constantinople: A. H. Boyajian, page 2026b
  • Stachowski, Marek (2019), “mor”, in Kurzgefaßtes etymologisches Wörterbuch der türkischen Sprache (in German), Kraków: Księgarnia Akademicka, DOI:10.12797/9788381381581, page 257b

Pashto[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Pathan *mor < *mā́dr, from an ancestral Middle Iranian form *mā́dər[1], from Proto-Iranian *máHtā, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *máHtā, from Proto-Indo-European *méh₂tēr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

مور (morf

  1. mother

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Julian Kreidl (2021), “Lambdacism and the development of Old Iranian *t in Pashto”, in Iran and the Caucasus

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Iranian *marwíš (ant).

Noun[edit]

مور (môr)

  1. (archaic) ant

Synonyms[edit]


Urdu[edit]

Urdu Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ur

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Prakrit 𑀫𑁄𑀭 (mora), from Sanskrit मयूर (mayū́ra).

Noun[edit]

مور (morm (Hindi spelling मोर)

  1. peacock