aur

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See also: Aur and aur-

Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly of Baltic origin. Compare Lithuanian šiaurė (north). Cognate to Finnish auer (haze).

Noun[edit]

aur (genitive auru, partitive auru)

  1. steam

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Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin aurum. Compare Romansh aur, Venetian oro, Italian oro, Dalmatian jaur, Romanian aur, French or.

Noun[edit]

aur m

  1. gold

Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aur m (genitive singular aurs, nominative plural aurar)

  1. mud, mire
  2. (money) money

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay aur, from Proto-Malayic *haur, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qauʀ, from Proto-Austronesian *qauʀ.

Noun[edit]

aur

  1. bamboo (plant)
  2. bamboo (wood)

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Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *haur, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qauʀ, from Proto-Austronesian *qauʀ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aur (Jawi spelling اءور, plural aur-aur)

  1. bamboo (plant)
  2. bamboo (wood)

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Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan aur, from Latin aurum.

Noun[edit]

aur m (uncountable)

  1. gold (metal)

Old Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin aurum.

Adjective[edit]

aur m (oblique plural aurs, nominative singular aurs, nominative plural aur)

  1. gold (metal)

Descendants[edit]

  • Catalan: or
  • Occitan: aur

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Romanian[edit]

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Chemical element
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Etymology[edit]

From Latin aurum, from Proto-Italic *auzom, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂é-h₂us-o- (glow), from *h₂ews- (to dawn, become light, become red).

Noun[edit]

aur n (uncountable)

  1. gold

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Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Sutsilvan, Puter, Vallader) or
  • (Surmiran) ôr

Etymology[edit]

From Latin aurum.

Noun[edit]

aur m

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan) gold

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin aureus (golden, adjective). The vowel au (/aɨ̯/) must have undergone internal i-affection, showing that this word is derived from the adjective aureus, not the noun aurum, which gave the now archaic synonym awr (not to be confused with awr (hour) from hōra).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aur m (uncountable)

  1. gold