mór

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈmoːr]
  • Hyphenation: mór

Adjective[edit]

mór (not comparable)

  1. Moorish (of or relating to the Moors or their culture)

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Noun[edit]

mór (plural mórok)

  1. Moor

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative mór mórok
accusative mórt mórokat
dative mórnak móroknak
instrumental mórral mórokkal
causal-final mórért mórokért
translative mórrá mórokká
terminative mórig mórokig
essive-formal mórként mórokként
essive-modal
inessive mórban mórokban
superessive móron mórokon
adessive mórnál móroknál
illative mórba mórokba
sublative mórra mórokra
allative mórhoz mórokhoz
elative mórból mórokból
delative mórról mórokról
ablative mórtól móroktól
Possessive forms of mór
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. mórom mórjaim
2nd person sing. mórod mórjaid
3rd person sing. mórja mórjai
1st person plural mórunk mórjaink
2nd person plural mórotok mórjaitok
3rd person plural mórjuk mórjaik

Icelandic[edit]

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Noun[edit]

mór m

  1. (also in plural) moor, heath
  2. (uncountable) peat

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Irish[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish mór, már, from Proto-Celtic *māros, from Proto-Indo-European *moh₁ros.

Cognate with Old Welsh maur (Welsh mawr, Cornish maur), Breton meur; Ancient Greek -μωρος (-mōros, great, famed) (ἐγχεσί-μωρος (enkhesí-mōros, great in spear-throwing)); Old High German māri (famed), German Märchen (a tale), Old Norse mærr (famous); Proto-Slavic *měrъ (Vladimir, etc.); Latin merus, English mere.

Adjective[edit]

mór (genitive singular masculine móir, genitive singular feminine móire, plural móra, comparative )

  1. big, large, great
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Irish móraid, máraid, from Proto-Celtic *mārāti.

Verb[edit]

mór (present analytic mórann, future analytic mórfaidh, verbal noun móradh, past participle mórtha) (transitive, intransitive)

  1. magnify; exalt, extol
  2. increase
  3. (literary, of festival) celebrate
  4. (with as) boast about
  5. (with ar) begrudge to
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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
mór mhór not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • mór, már” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • móraid” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

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Old Irish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *māros (compare Welsh mawr), from Proto-Indo-European *moh₁ros.

Compare Old High German māri (famous, great) and perhaps the element -μωρος (-mōros) in Ancient Greek ἐγχεσίμωρος (enkhesímōros, mighty with the spear), ἰόμωροι (iómōroi, boasting), σινάμωρος (sinámōros, mischievous, hurtful), ὑλακόμωρος (hulakómōros, always barking).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mór

  1. big, great
    Is mór in dethiden file domsa diibsi.Great is the solicitude that I have for you.

Declension[edit]

o/ā-stem
Singular Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative mór mór mór
Vocative móir*
mór**
Accusative mór móir
Genitive móir móire móir
Dative mór móir mór
Plural Masculine Feminine/neuter
Nominative móir móra
Vocative móru
móra
Accusative móru
móra
Genitive mór
Dative móraib
Notes *modifying a noun whose vocative is different from its nominative

**modifying a noun whose vocative is identical to its nominative
† not when substantivized

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Noun[edit]

mór n

  1. a large amount, a large number; much, many (with the modified noun in the genitive)
    mór fínamuch wine
    (lit. "a large amount of wine")
    mór fermany men
    (lit. "a large number of men")

Inflection[edit]

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Further reading[edit]

  • mór, már” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *morъ, from Proto-Indo-European *mer-.

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /mur/

Noun[edit]

mór m inan

  1. (dated) plague, murrain

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

mór (comparative and superlative forms motha, also )

  1. Dated form of mòr.