Amur

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See also: amur and amûr

English[edit]

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Amur watershed

Etymology[edit]

From Russian Аму́р (Amúr), of unknown origin.

The names of the river among the languages of the region usually translate to "black river", such as Mongolian Хар мөрөн (Har mörön), Manchu ᠰᠠᡥᠠᠯᡳᠶᠠᠨ
ᡠᠯᠠ
(sahaliyan ula) or Chinese 黑龍江 (Hēilóngjiāng, literally black dragon river).

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Amur

  1. The world's ninth longest river, forming the border between the Far East of Russia and Northeastern China, emptying into the Pacific Ocean through the Strait of Tartary, where the mouth of the river faces the northern end of the island of Sakhalin.
  2. An oblast in far eastern Russia; its administrative centre is Blagoveshchensk.

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Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈamur]
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Proper noun[edit]

Amur m inan

  1. Amur (long river forming the border between the Far East of Russia and Northeastern China)

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Finnish[edit]

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Amur

  1. Amur (Asian river)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Amur (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Amur
genitive Amurin
partitive Amuria
illative Amuriin
singular plural
nominative Amur
accusative nom. Amur
gen. Amurin
genitive Amurin
partitive Amuria
inessive Amurissa
elative Amurista
illative Amuriin
adessive Amurilla
ablative Amurilta
allative Amurille
essive Amurina
translative Amuriksi
instructive
abessive Amuritta
comitative
Possessive forms of Amur (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person Amurini Amurimme
2nd person Amurisi Amurinne
3rd person Amurinsa

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Amur m (genitive Amurs)

  1. Amur (long river forming the border between the Far East of Russia and Northeastern China)

Polish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Amur m

  1. Amur (long river forming the border between the Far East of Russia and Northeastern China)

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Further reading[edit]

  • Amur in Polish dictionaries at PWN

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Proper noun[edit]

Amur m

  1. Amur (long river forming the border between the Far East of Russia and Northeastern China)

Swedish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Amur c (genitive Amurs)

  1. Amur (long river forming the border between the Far East of Russia and Northeastern China)