Floor

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Alemannic German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German vlōr, from Latin flōs. Cognate with German Flor.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Floor m

  1. garden flower
    • 1908, Meinrad Lienert, ’s Heiwili:
      „Maria, spreit dy guldi Flor
      Jetz gnädig über üsers Hus!“
      ‘Maria, spread these golden flowers generously now around our house!’
  2. bloom, blooming
  3. gauze, crape; veil

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /floːr/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Floor
  • Rhymes: -oːr

Proper noun[edit]

Floor f

  1. A female given name.

Proper noun[edit]

Floor m

  1. (uncommon) A male given name.

German Low German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German vlôr, from Old Saxon *flōr, from Proto-Germanic *flōraz. Cognate with German Flur, Dutch vloer, English floor.

Noun[edit]

Floor m (plural Floren)

  1. A hallway or entrance to a house.
  2. The floor of a hallway or corridor connecting various rooms in a house.
  3. Tile.
  4. A stone slab.

Saterland Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian *flōr, from Proto-Germanic *flōraz. Cognate with English floor.

Noun[edit]

Floor m

  1. floor

Synonyms[edit]