múr

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See also: mur, MUR, mùr, mûr, and mür

Faroese[edit]

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múr

  1. indefinite accusative singular of múrur

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse múrr, from Latin mūrus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

múr m (genitive singular múrs, nominative plural múrar)

  1. brick wall

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish múr, from Latin mūrus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

múr m (genitive singular múir, nominative plural múrtha)

  1. wall (defensive), rampart

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

Further reading[edit]

  • múr” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • “múr” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1st ed., 1904, by Patrick S. Dinneen, page 503.
  • "múr" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “múr” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “múr” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin mūrus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

múr m

  1. wall

Declension[edit]

Masculine o-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative múr múrL múirL
Vocative múir múrL múru
Accusative múrN múrL múru
Genitive múirL múr múrN
Dative múrL múraib múraib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
múr
also mmúr after a proclitic
múr
pronounced with /ṽ(ʲ)-/
múr
also mmúr after a proclitic
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

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

Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mūrus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

múr m (genitive singular múru, múra, nominative plural múry, genitive plural múrov, declension pattern of dub)

  1. wall

Declension[edit]

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References[edit]

  • múr in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk