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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from Old English ġebūr (freeholder of the lowest class, peasant, farmer)[1]

Noun[edit]

bor (plural bors)

  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 m

  1. boron

Catalan[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bor m (uncountable)

  1. boron

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Czech[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *borъ. Because in Slovak and Polish dialects it means "marsh", it is sometimes associated 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]

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

Chemical element
B
Previous: berylium (Be)
Next: uhlík (C)

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bor m inan

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

Anagrams[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "bor1" in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, Leda, 2015, →ISBN, page 92–93.
  2. ^ "bor2" in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, Leda, 2015, →ISBN, page 93.
  3. ^ Čmejrková, Světla; Hoffmannová, Jana; Klímová, Jana (2013) Čeština v pohledu synchronním a diachronním (in Czech), →ISBN, page 433

Further reading[edit]

  • bor in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • bor in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Danish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
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From the stem of borax.

Noun[edit]

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

  1. boron (chemical element)

Etymology 2[edit]

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From Old Norse borr.

Noun[edit]

bor n (singular definite boret, plural indefinite bor)

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

Etymology 3[edit]

See bo

Verb[edit]

bor

  1. present of bo

Etymology 4[edit]

See bore

Verb[edit]

bor

  1. imperative of bore

Hungarian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From a Turkic language before the times of the Hungarian conquest of the Carpathian Basin (at the turn of the 9th and 10th centuries). Compare Cuman, Kipchak, Uyghur [script needed] (bor, wine), ultimately from Middle Persian bōr.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bor (plural borok)

  1. wine (an alcoholic beverage made by fermenting the juice of grapes)
  2. wine (an alcoholic beverage made by fermenting the juice of fruits or vegetables other than grapes, usually preceded by the type of the fruit or vegetable)
  3. (figuratively) wine (intoxication caused by wine)
    A bor beszél belőle.It must be the wine. (literally, “The wine is talking.”)

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative bor borok
accusative bort borokat
dative bornak boroknak
instrumental borral borokkal
causal-final borért borokért
translative borrá borokká
terminative borig borokig
essive-formal borként borokként
essive-modal
inessive borban borokban
superessive boron borokon
adessive bornál boroknál
illative borba borokba
sublative borra borokra
allative borhoz borokhoz
elative borból borokból
delative borról borokról
ablative bortól boroktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
boré boroké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
boréi borokéi
Possessive forms of bor
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. borom boraim
2nd person sing. borod boraid
3rd person sing. bora borai
1st person plural borunk boraink
2nd person plural borotok boraitok
3rd person plural boruk boraik

Derived terms[edit]

Compound words
Expressions

References[edit]

  1. ^ bor in Zaicz, Gábor (ed.). Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN.  (See also its 2nd edition.)

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 1[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch boor (drill).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bor (first-person possessive borku, second-person possessive bormu, third-person possessive bornya)

  1. drill, drill bit
    Synonyms: gurdi, jara

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from English board.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bor (first-person possessive borku, second-person possessive bormu, third-person possessive bornya)

  1. (colloquial) board
    Synonym: papan

Further reading[edit]


Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English bār, from Proto-West Germanic *bair.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bɔːr/
  • (Northern ME, Early ME) IPA(key): /bɑːr/

Noun[edit]

bor (plural bores)

  1. A wild or uncastrated pig; a boar.
  2. The meat or flesh of a boar.
  3. (figuratively) A rough and tough individual.
  4. (rare, heraldic) A heraldic image of a boar.

Descendants[edit]

  • English: boar
  • Scots: bair
  • >? Yola: boar

References[edit]


Middle High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German por; from the root of Old High German beran (to bear, carry).

Noun[edit]

bor ? (m or f)

  1. height, elevation

References[edit]

  • bor in M. Lexer, Mittelhochdeutsches Handwörterbuch.

Northern Kurdish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *bor.

Adjective[edit]

bor

  1. grey

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

bor ?

  1. horse

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

A shortening of boraks

Noun[edit]

bor n (definite singular boret, uncountable)

  1. boron (chemical element, symbol B)
Derived terms[edit]

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
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

bor

  1. present of bo
  2. imperative of bore

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[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)
Derived terms[edit]

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]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

bor m inan

  1. boron
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

bor m inan

  1. (obsolete) drill bit
    Synonym: wiertło
Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • bor in Polish dictionaries at PWN



Romanian[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from French bore, from stem of borax.

Noun[edit]

bor n (uncountable)

  1. boron (chemical element)

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from French bord.

Noun[edit]

bor n (uncountable)

  1. brim (of a hat)

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]


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).


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]

bȍr m inan

  1. pine
Inflection[edit]
Masculine inan., hard o-stem
nom. sing. bòr
gen. sing. bôra
singular dual plural
nominative bòr bôra bôri
accusative bòr bôra bôre
genitive bôra bôrov bôrov
dative bôru bôroma bôrom
locative bôru bôrih bôrih
instrumental bôrom bôroma bôri

Etymology 2[edit]

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

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bọ̑r m inan

  1. boron
Inflection[edit]
Masculine inan., hard o-stem
nominative bór
genitive bóra
singular
nominative bór
accusative bór
genitive bóra
dative bóru
locative bóru
instrumental bórom

Further reading[edit]

  • bor”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran

Swedish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bor n

  1. boron (chemical element)
Declension[edit]
Declension of bor 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative bor boret
Genitive bors borets

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bor

  1. indefinite plural of bo

Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

bor

  1. present tense of bo.

Anagrams[edit]


Turkish[edit]

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

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish بور(bor), borrowed from French bore.

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

bor (definite accusative boru, plural borlar)

  1. boron

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative bor
Definite accusative boru
Singular Plural
Nominative bor borlar
Definite accusative boru borları
Dative bora borlara
Locative borda borlarda
Ablative bordan borlardan
Genitive borun borların
Possessive forms
Nominative
Singular Plural
1st singular borum borlarım
2nd singular borun borların
3rd singular boru borları
1st plural borumuz borlarımız
2nd plural borunuz borlarınız
3rd plural borları borları
Definite accusative
Singular Plural
1st singular borumu borlarımı
2nd singular borunu borlarını
3rd singular borunu borlarını
1st plural borumuzu borlarımızı
2nd plural borunuzu borlarınızı
3rd plural borlarını borlarını
Dative
Singular Plural
1st singular boruma borlarıma
2nd singular boruna borlarına
3rd singular boruna borlarına
1st plural borumuza borlarımıza
2nd plural borunuza borlarınıza
3rd plural borlarına borlarına
Locative
Singular Plural
1st singular borumda borlarımda
2nd singular borunda borlarında
3rd singular borunda borlarında
1st plural borumuzda borlarımızda
2nd plural borunuzda borlarınızda
3rd plural borlarında borlarında
Ablative
Singular Plural
1st singular borumdan borlarımdan
2nd singular borundan borlarından
3rd singular borundan borlarından
1st plural borumuzdan borlarımızdan
2nd plural borunuzdan borlarınızdan
3rd plural borlarından borlarından
Genitive
Singular Plural
1st singular borumun borlarımın
2nd singular borunun borlarının
3rd singular borunun borlarının
1st plural borumuzun borlarımızın
2nd plural borunuzun borlarınızın
3rd plural borlarının borlarının

Zazaki[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately Proto-Indo-European *bʰer- (brown). Cognate with Persian بور(bur).

Adjective[edit]

bor

  1. grey