bor

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Could be derived from the Anglo-Saxon word bur, or gebur, meaning freeholder of the lowest class, peasant or farmer. [1]

Noun[edit]

bor

  1. (Norfolk) boy

References[edit]

  1. ^ bur definition taken from A Concise Anglo-Saxon Dictionary By John R. Clark Hall, Herbert Dean Meritt, 1916.

Anagrams[edit]


Albanian[edit]

Noun[edit]

bor

  1. boron


This Albanian entry was created from the translations listed at boron. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see bor in the Albanian Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) November 2009


Catalan[edit]

Chemical element
B Previous: beril·li (Be)
Next: carboni (C)

Noun[edit]

bor m ‎(uncountable)

  1. boron

References[edit]


Czech[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *borъ. Because in Slovak and Polish dialects it means "marsh", it is sometimes being connected with Proto-Slavic *bara, meanig the same. More probably it is connected with Proto-Indo-European *bʰor-u-. Compare also borůvka.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bor m

  1. wood consisting of pines, pine wood
    1834, František Škroup, “Kde domov můj” (national anthem of the Czech Republic). Lyrics by Josef Kajetán Tyl:
    Kde domov můj, kde domov můj? / Voda hučí po lučinách, / bory šumí po skalinách, / v sadě skví se jara květ, / zemský ráj to na pohled!
Declension[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From German Bor, which is a shortened form of Borax derived from Medieval Latin borax, from Arabic بورق ‎(būraq), from Persian بوره ‎(būrah).[2]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bor m

  1. boron
Declension[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "bor1" in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, Leda, 2015, ISBN 978-80-7335-393-3, page 92–93.
  2. ^ "bor2" in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, Leda, 2015, ISBN 978-80-7335-393-3, page 93.
  3. ^ 2013, Čmejrková, Světla; Hoffmannová, Jana; Klímová, Jana, Čeština v pohledu synchronním a diachronním, ISBN 8024621215, page 433:

Danish[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Danish Wikipedia has an article on:

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From the stem of borax.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /boːr/, [b̥oɐ̯ˀ]

Noun[edit]

bor n (singular definite boret, not used in plural form)

  1. boron (chemical element)

Etymology 2[edit]

Danish Wikipedia has an article on:

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From Old Norse borr.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /boːr/, [b̥oɐ̯ˀ]

Noun[edit]

bor n (singular definite boret, plural indefinite bor)

  1. drill
  2. gimlet, auger
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

See bo

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /boːr/, [b̥oɐ̯ˀ]

Verb[edit]

bor

  1. present tense of bo

Etymology 4[edit]

See bore

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /boːr/, [b̥oɐ̯ˀ]

Verb[edit]

bor

  1. imperative of bore

Hungarian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From a Turkic language, compare Uyghur, Cuman, Kipchak bor ‎(wine), ultimately from Middle Persian.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bor ‎(plural borok)

  1. wine

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

(Expressions):


Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse borr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bor m ‎(genitive singular bors, nominative plural borar)

  1. drill, drill bit

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch boor.

Noun[edit]

bor

  1. drill, drill bit

Kurdish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bor

  1. grey

Noun[edit]

bor

  1. horse

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

bor

  1. rafsi of bo.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

A shortening of boraks

Noun[edit]

bor n ‎(definite singular boret)

  1. (uncountable) boron (chemical element, symbol B)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse borr

Noun[edit]

bor n ‎(definite singular boret, indefinite plural bor, definite plural bora or borene)

bor m ‎(definite singular boren, indefinite plural bor, definite plural borene)

  1. (countable) a drill, or drill bit

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

bor

  1. present tense of bo
  2. imperative of bore

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology 1[edit]

A shortening of boraks

Noun[edit]

bor n ‎(definite singular boret)

  1. (uncountable) boron (chemical element, symbol B)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse borr

Noun[edit]

bor n ‎(definite singular boret, indefinite plural bor, definite plural bora)

bor m ‎(definite singular boren, indefinite plural borar, definite plural borane)

  1. (countable) a drill, or drill bit

References[edit]


Polish[edit]

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Chemical element
B Previous: beryl (Be)
Next: węgiel (C)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bor m inan

  1. boron

Declension[edit]


Romanian[edit]

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Chemical element
B Previous: beriliu (Be)
Next: carbon (C)
Bor

Etymology[edit]

From French bore, from stem of borax.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bor n (uncountable)

  1. boron (chemical element)

References[edit]

bor in DEX online - Dicționarul explicativ al limbii române, 2004-2011



Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *borъ.

Noun[edit]

bȏr m (Cyrillic spelling бо̑р)

  1. pine
Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • bor” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Etymology 2[edit]

From New Latin borum, from Arabic بَوْرَق ‎(bawraq), from Persian بوره ‎(būrah).

Chemical element
B Previous: berilijum, bèrīlij (Be)
Next: ugljenik, ùgljīk (C)

Noun[edit]

bȏr m (Cyrillic spelling бо̑р)

  1. boron
Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • bor” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Slovene[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *borъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bòr m inan ‎(genitive bôra, nominative plural bôri)

  1. pine
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Chemical element
B Previous: berílij (Be)
Next: ogljík (C)

From New Latin borum, from Arabic بَوْرَق ‎(bawraq), from Persian بوره ‎(būrah).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bór m inan ‎(genitive bóra, uncountable)

  1. boron
Declension[edit]

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bor n

  1. boron (chemical element)
  2. indefinite plural of bo

Declension[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

bor

  1. present tense of bo.

Turkish[edit]

Chemical element
B Previous: berilyum (Be)
Next: karbon (C)

Etymology[edit]

From French bore.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [boɾ]
  • Hyphenation: bor

Noun[edit]

bor ‎(definite accusative boru, plural borlar)

  1. boron

Declension[edit]