bord

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See also: Bord, borð, bòrd, and börd

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

See board.

Noun[edit]

bord (plural bords)

  1. Obsolete form of board. [11th–17th c.]
  2. Obsolete form of bourd. [14th–17th c.]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

bord (plural bords)

  1. (mining) The coalface parallel to the natural fissures.

Anagrams[edit]


Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

bord m (plural bords)

  1. bastard

Cornish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old English bord (board).

Noun[edit]

bord m (plural bordys)

  1. (Revived Late Cornish) table

Synonyms[edit]


Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse borð.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bord n (singular definite bordet, plural indefinite borde)

  1. table, desk

Inflection[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

bord n (singular definite bordet, plural indefinite bord)

  1. plank

Inflection[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Dutch[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch bort, from Old Dutch *bort, from Proto-Germanic *burdą.

Noun[edit]

bord n (plural borden, diminutive bordje n)

  1. plate, dish (cutlery)
  2. sign (traffic, etc.)
  3. board (as in "blackboard" (see schoolbord) or as in "chessboard" (see schaakbord))

Derived terms[edit]


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch boord.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bɔʁ/
  • (file)
    [o bɔʁ də]

Noun[edit]

bord m (plural bords)

  1. border, edge, limit ; boundary
  2. side
  3. rim
  4. shore

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish bord (border, board) (compare Scottish Gaelic bòrd), from Old English bord (plank, table).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bˠoːɾˠd̪ˠ/
  • (Connemara) IPA(key): /bˠəuɾˠd̪ˠ/

Noun[edit]

bord m (genitive singular boird, nominative plural boird or borda)

  1. board, table
  2. board (of experts, etc.), council
  3. (topography) border
  4. (nautical) board, side
  5. gunwale
  6. deck
  7. load

Declension[edit]

  • Alternative plural form: borda (used in certain prepositional phrases)

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bord bhord mbord
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • "bord" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • bord” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old Norse borð.

Noun[edit]

bord m (plural bords)

  1. (Jersey, nautical) board (side of a ship)

Derived terms[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse borð

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bord n (definite singular bordet, indefinite plural bord or border, definite plural borda or bordene)

  1. table (furniture)
  2. wooden board; plank
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bord m (definite singular bordet, indefinite plural bord, definite plural bordene)

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse borð

Noun[edit]

bord n (definite singular bordet, indefinite plural bord, definite plural borda)

  1. (furniture) a table
  2. wooden board; plank
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

bord m (definite singular borden, indefinite plural bordar, definite plural bordane)

  1. border (decorative strip)

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *burdą.

Noun[edit]

bord n

  1. plank
  2. table

Descendants[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse borð, from Proto-Germanic *burdą.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bord n

  1. a table (a piece of furniture)
  2. (nautical) a plank used in the side of a hull

Declension[edit]

Declension of bord 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative bord bordet bord borden
Genitive bords bordets bords bordens

Derived terms[edit]

(table):

(board):

References[edit]


Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old English bord (board).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bord f (plural bordydd)

  1. (South Wales) table (item of furniture)
  2. food and drink, hospitality, sustenance
  3. (nautical) side (of a ship)

Synonyms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
bord ford mord unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • bord”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies, 2014