dor

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English dorre, dore, from Old English dora ‎(humming insect), from Proto-Germanic *durô ‎(bumblebee, humming insect), from Proto-Indo-European *dher-, *dhrēn- ‎(bee, hornet, drone). Related to Middle Low German dorne ‎(bumblebee), Middle Dutch dorne ‎(bumblebee), Dutch dar ‎(drone), Old English drān ‎(drone). More at drone.

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Noun[edit]

dor ‎(plural dors)

  1. A large European dung beetle, Geotrupes stercorarius, that makes a droning noise while flying.
  2. Any flying insect which makes a loud humming noise, such as the June bug or a bumblebee.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Compare dor ‎(a beetle), and hum, humbug.

Noun[edit]

dor ‎(plural dors)

  1. (obsolete) A trick, joke, or deception.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Beaumont and Fletcher to this entry?)

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Afrikaans[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dor ‎(attributive dorre, comparative dorder, superlative dorste)

  1. dry, wilted (having a relatively low or no liquid content)

Aromanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin doleō. Compare Daco-Romanian durea.

Verb[edit]

dor (past participle durutã)

  1. I hurt, ache.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin dolus. Compare Daco-Romanian dor.

Noun[edit]

dor

  1. longing, desire, want
  2. love
  3. passion
  4. pain, suffering
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Breton[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *dworā (compare Welsh dôr), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰwor.

Noun[edit]

dor f ‎(plural dorioù)

  1. door

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Cornish[edit]

Noun[edit]

dor m (plural dorow)

  1. ground, earth

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *thurri, from Proto-Germanic *þursuz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dor ‎(comparative dorder, superlative dorst)

  1. dry, wilted (having a relatively low or no liquid content)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of dor
uninflected dor
inflected dorre
comparative dorder
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial dor dorder het dorst
het dorste
indefinite m./f. sing. dorre dordere dorste
n. sing. dor dorder dorste
plural dorre dordere dorste
definite dorre dordere dorste
partitive dors dorders

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin dolor, dolōris.

Noun[edit]

dor f ‎(plural dores)

  1. pain

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

dor

  1. first-person singular present passive indicative of

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

dor

  1. rafsi of donri.

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *durą. Cognate with Old Saxon dor, Old High German tor (German Tor ‎(gate)), Gothic 𐌳𐌰𐌿𐍂 ‎(daur). The Germanic word also existed with the stem *durz (see Old English duru, German Tür). Indo-European cognates include Greek θυρα ‎(thyra), Latin foris, Lithuanian dùrys, Old Church Slavonic двьрь ‎(dvĭrĭ) (Russian дверь ‎(dverʹ)).

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Noun[edit]

dor n

  1. a large door, a gate

Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *durą. Cognate with Old English dor, Old High German tor (German Tor ‎(gate)), Gothic 𐌳𐌰𐌿𐍂 ‎(daur). The Germanic word also existed with the stem *durz (see Old Saxon duru, German Tür).

Noun[edit]

dor n

  1. a gate, a large door

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Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese door ‎(pain), from Latin dolor, dolōris, from Old Latin *dolhos, from Proto-Indo-European verbal root *delh ‎(to hew, to split).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dor f (plural dores)

  1. pain

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Rohingya[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Bengali.

Noun[edit]

dor

  1. price

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin dolus. [1]

Noun[edit]

dor n (plural doruri)

  1. longing

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Romanian Explanatory Dictionary http://dexonline.ro/definitie/dor

Tolai[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

dor

  1. First-person inclusive dual pronoun: you (singular) and I, you (singular) and me

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Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

dor

  1. Soft mutation of tor.