knor

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See also: knoer and Knör

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

knor (plural knors)

  1. Obsolete form of knur.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for knor in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913)

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Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Danish knar, from Old Norse knǫrr.

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Noun[edit]

knor c (singular definite knoren or knorren, plural indefinite knorer or knorrer)

  1. (dated) Alternative form of knarr

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From knorren (to grunt like a pig, to snore like a pig, and to grumble like a hungry stomach).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /knɔr/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: knor
  • Rhymes: -ɔr

Noun[edit]

knor m (plural knorren, diminutive knorretje n)

  1. A grunt by a pig.
  2. A grumble by a stomach.
  3. (derogatory, university slang) A university student who doesn't belong to a student society (rarely used except by members of student societies).
    Synonyms: nihilist, varken

Westrobothnian[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

knor

  1. Plucky, alert.

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