lor

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See also: -lor, lör, and lôr

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Min Nan (lo).

Particle[edit]

lor

  1. (Singapore, colloquial, Singlish) Used to express affirmation or emphasis, often with a sense of resignation or dismissiveness.
    2015 April 17, Jalelah Abu Baker, “What's the difference between 'lah' and 'lor': Poet Gwee Li Sui's take on nuances of Singlish goes viral”, in The Straits Times[1]:
    I dun have lor.
    I wish I had it, but sadly I don't.

Anagrams[edit]


Aromanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin illōrum (of those), genitive plural of ille, illud. Compare Romanian lor.

Pronoun[edit]

lor (genitive form of elj, and eali)

  1. their

Pronoun[edit]

lor (long/stressed dative form of elj, and eali)

  1. to them

Usage notes[edit]

Always preceded by 'a'- "a lor".

Related terms[edit]

  • (a) lui (masculine singular dative- long/stressed form)
  • (a) ljei (feminine singular dative- long/stressed form)
  • (masculine/feminine plural dative- short/unstressed form)

Breton[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lor

  1. dirty

Cantonese[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of lor – see (“Cantonese particle”).
(This character, lor, is a variant form of .)

Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French lors and alors, Italian allora.

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

lor

  1. at the time of (an event), at the same time as

Derived terms[edit]

  • lora (then, now)
  • lore (then, at the time)

See also[edit]

  • dum (during, in (a period of time))

Indonesian[edit]

Noun[edit]

lor

  1. north

Interlingua[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian loro and French leur.

Determiner[edit]

lor

  1. (possessive) their

Javanese[edit]

Noun[edit]

lor

  1. the north

Adjective[edit]

lor

  1. northern

Mauritian Creole[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • or

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From French or

Noun[edit]

lor

  1. Gold

Etymology 2[edit]

From French là-haut

Preposition[edit]

lor

  1. on
    Antonym: anba

Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin illōrum.

Pronoun[edit]

lor

  1. to them (third-person indirect object pronoun)

Determiner[edit]

lor

  1. their (third-person plural possessive)

Descendants[edit]


Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin illōrum (of those), genitive plural of ille, illud. Compare Italian loro, French leur.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

lor (genitive form of ei, and ele)

  1. (also possessive determiner) their

Synonyms[edit]

  • (less frequently used): săi (masculine), sale (feminine)

Pronoun[edit]

lor (dative form of ei, and ele)

  1. to them

See also[edit]


Turkish[edit]

Turkish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Persian لور‎.

Noun[edit]

lor (definite accusative loru, plural lorlar)

  1. A whey cheese similar to ricotta.

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative lor
Definite accusative loru
Singular Plural
Nominative lor lorlar
Definite accusative loru lorları
Dative lora lorlara
Locative lorda lorlarda
Ablative lordan lorlardan
Genitive lorun lorların

Wolof[edit]

Noun[edit]

lor (definite form lor wi)

  1. saliva
    Synonym: tëflit