marmor

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

marmor n (singular definite marmoret, not used in plural form)

  1. marble (crystalline limestone)

Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek μάρμαρος (mármaros, marble, crystalline rock).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

marmor n (genitive marmoris); third declension

  1. (geology) a block or piece of marble
  2. pulverized marble, marble dust
  3. (in the plural) a marble pavement
  4. (architecture) a marble statue; marble building
  5. (figuratively) the surface of the sea; the sea

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun (neuter, imparisyllabic non-i-stem).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative marmor marmora
Genitive marmoris marmorum
Dative marmorī marmoribus
Accusative marmor marmora
Ablative marmore marmoribus
Vocative marmor marmora

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Marmor, from Latin marmor, from Ancient Greek μάρμαρος (mármaros, marble, crystalline rock)

Noun[edit]

marmor m or n (definite singular marmoren or marmoret)

  1. (mineralogy) marble (type of limestone)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Marmor, from Latin marmor, from Ancient Greek μάρμαρος (mármaros, marble, crystalline rock)

Noun[edit]

marmor m or n (definite singular marmoren or marmoret)

  1. (mineralogy) marble (type of limestone)

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish marmar, from Latin marmor, from Ancient Greek μάρμαρος (mármaros).

Noun[edit]

marmor m (genitive singular marmoir, no plural)

  1. marble (stone)

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

marmor c (uncountable)

  1. marble; rock of crystalline limestone

Declension[edit]

Declension of marmor 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative marmor marmorn
Genitive marmors marmorns

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin marmor, from Ancient Greek μάρμαρος (mármaros).

Noun[edit]

marmor m (uncountable)

  1. marble (stone)