mòr

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Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mòr (invariable, comparable)

  1. Obsolete spelling of mor

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish mór, from Proto-Celtic *māros, from Proto-Indo-European *moh₁ros. Cognate to Breton meur, Irish mór, Manx mooar and Welsh mawr plus, more distantly, English mere, German Mär and Icelandic mær.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mòr (comparative motha or )

  1. big, large, great
  2. great, important

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, →ISBN
  • mór, már” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.