kor

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See also: Kor, KOR, kór, kör, kőr, kør, and -kor

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew כֹּר

Noun[edit]

kor (plural kors)

  1. (historical units of measure) Alternative form of cor: a former Hebrew and Phoenician unit of volume.
    • 2002, Don Victor Bovey, In Touch With Eternity, page 161,
      Solomon responded by committing 20,000 kors of pure oil and 20,000 kors of wheat in annual payments. A kor of oil is an ancient Hebrew unit of liquid of about 58 gallons. A kor of wheat is equal to 6.25 bushels.

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Cornish[edit]

Noun[edit]

kor f (singulative koren)

  1. wax

Crimean Gothic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *kurną, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵr̥Hnóm.

Noun[edit]

kor

  1. wheat
    • 1562, Ogier Ghiselin de Busbecq:
      Kor. Triticum.

Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kórr, from Latin chorus, from Ancient Greek χορός (khorós).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kor n (singular definite koret, plural indefinite kor)

  1. choir (singing group)
  2. chancel, choir (part of church housing the altar)

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From earlier korre, from earlier korde.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kor f (plural korren, diminutive korretje n)

  1. A trawl, a dragnet used for trawling over or close to the seabed.

Derived terms[edit]


German[edit]

Verb[edit]

kor

  1. First-person singular preterite of kiesen.
  2. Third-person singular preterite of kiesen.

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from a Turkic language before the times of the Hungarian conquest of the Carpathian Basin (at the turn of the 9th and 10th centuries).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kor (plural korok)

  1. age (a certain period of time in the life of an individual)
    öregkorold age
    Hatéves koromban kezdtem zenét tanulni.I started music lessons at age six.
  2. age (a great period in the history of the Earth)
    bronzkorBronze Age
  3. (geology) epoch
    eocén korEocene epoch

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative kor korok
accusative kort korokat
dative kornak koroknak
instrumental korral korokkal
causal-final korért korokért
translative korrá korokká
terminative korig korokig
essive-formal korként korokként
essive-modal
inessive korban korokban
superessive koron korokon
adessive kornál koroknál
illative korba korokba
sublative korra korokra
allative korhoz korokhoz
elative korból korokból
delative korról korokról
ablative kortól koroktól
Possessive forms of kor
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. korom koraim
2nd person sing. korod koraid
3rd person sing. kora korai
1st person plural korunk koraink
2nd person plural korotok koraitok
3rd person plural koruk koraik

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]


Kurdish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kor ?

  1. field

Lun Bawang[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /kor/

Noun[edit]

kor

  1. A chorus.

Matal[edit]

Verb[edit]

kor

  1. to have, gain
    Mana akəs vok à dza, uwana akor gudəŋ à vok gesina, ŋgaha masla adàz gəl aŋha ala la makəɗ gəl à vok aŋha ma? (Mata 16:26) [1]
    For what is a person benefited if he gains the whole world but loses or forfeits himself? (Matthew 16:26)

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Kor

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kórr.

Noun[edit]

kor n (definite singular koret, indefinite plural kor, definite plural kora or korene)

  1. choir (singing group)
  2. chancel, choir (part of church housing the altar)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse hvar.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

kor

  1. how
    Kor mykje skal du ha?
    How much do you want?
  2. where
    Kor er alle saman?
    Where is everybody?

Etymology 2[edit]

Kor

From Old Norse kórr, from Latin chorus, from Ancient Greek χορός (khorós, company of dancers or singers).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kor n (definite singular koret, indefinite plural kor, definite plural kora)

  1. choir (singing group)
  2. chancel, choir (part of church housing the altar)

References[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish kor, from Old Norse kórr, from Latin chorus, from Ancient Greek χορός (khorós).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kor n

  1. chancel, choir, the part of a church housing the altar
  2. (dated) a choir (group of singing people)
  3. indefinite plural of ko

Declension[edit]

Declension of kor 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kor koret kor koren
Genitive kors korets kors korens

Related terms[edit]

in church architecture
singing

References[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish قور (qor, glowing coal, ember), from Proto-Turkic *kōr (glowing coals). Akin to köz (ember).

Noun[edit]

kor (definite accusative koru, plural korlar)

  1. ember

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative kor
Definite accusative koru
Singular Plural
Nominative kor korlar
Definite accusative koru korları
Dative kora korlara
Locative korda korlarda
Ablative kordan korlardan
Genitive korun korların
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular korum korlarım
2nd singular korun korların
3rd singular koru korları
1st plural korumuz korlarımız
2nd plural korunuz korlarınız
3rd plural korları korları

See also[edit]


Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

kor (plural kors)

  1. choir

Declension[edit]


Zazaki[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to Persian کور (kur).

Adjective[edit]

kor

  1. blind