Amur

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See also: amur and amûr

English[edit]

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From Russian Аму́р (Amúr), of unknown origin.

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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.
    • 1915 August 24, Charles K. Moser, “Harbin”, in Supplement to Commerce Reports[1], number 52h, OCLC 1001830978, page 1:
      Foreign trade goes not to Aigun, but to the Chinese town of Taheiho, which is situated about 30 miles distant from Aigun and is directly opposite the Siberian city of Blagovestchensk, on the other side of the Amur River.
    • 2021 March, “Setting Rivers Free”, in National Geographic[2], pages 30-31:
      Bordered by small farming towns without large dams, the Amur—the least obstructed of these 10 rivers—is an example of the effects of minimal human influence.
  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]

Proper noun[edit]

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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German[edit]

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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]

Etymology[edit]

From Russian Аму́р (Amúr), of unknown origin.

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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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)