mori

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See also: Mori, morí, móri, morì, and mòrì

Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

mori

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive form of morir
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive form of morir
  3. third-person singular imperative form of morir

Dupaningan Agta[edit]

Noun[edit]

mori

  1. goby fish; a kind of fat freshwater fish

Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French mœurs and Latin mōrēs +‎ -i (plural ending).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mori pl

  1. (plural only) manners, habits, conduct considered from the moral point of view

Derived terms[edit]

  • bona mori (good morals, habits or customs)
  • morala (habitual, customary)

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

mori m

  1. plural of moro

Anagrams[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

mori

  1. Rōmaji transcription of もり

Kikuyu[edit]

Alternative spellings[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Hinde (1904) records mōōri as an equivalent of English heifer in “Jogowini dialect” of Kikuyu, listing also Kamba kamolli as its equivalent[1].

Pronunciation[edit]

This o is pronounced long.[2]
As for Tonal Class, Armstrong (1940) classifies this term into moondo class which includes mũndũ, huko, igego, igoti, inooro, irigũ, irũa, kĩbaata, kĩmũrĩ, kũgũrũ, mũciĩ, mũgeni, mũri, mwaki (fire), ndaka, ndigiri, njagathi, njogu, Mũrĩmi (man's name), etc.[3] Benson (1964) classifies this term into Class 1 with a disyllabic stem, together with ndaka, and so on.
  • (Kiambu)

Noun[edit]

mori class 9/10 (plural mori)

  1. young cow, heifer[2]
    Hypernym: ng'ombe

Derived terms[edit]

(Proverbs)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hinde, Hildegarde (1904). Vocabularies of the Kamba and Kikuyu languages of East Africa, pp. 30–31. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Barlow, A. Ruffell (1960). Studies in Kikuyu Grammar and Idiom, pp. 233, 246.
  3. ^ Armstrong, Lilias E. (1940). The Phonetic and Tonal Structure of Kikuyu. Rep. 1967. (Also in 2018 by Routledge).
  4. ^ Yukawa, Yasutoshi (1981). "A Tentative Tonal Analysis of Kikuyu Nouns: A Study of Limuru Dialect." In Journal of Asian and African Studies, No. 22, 75–123.

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

morī

  1. present active infinitive of morior
    Memento mori.

Noun[edit]

mōrī

  1. dative singular of mōs
  2. nominative plural of mōrus
  3. genitive singular of mōrus
    Bombyx mori
    silkworm of mulberry
  4. genitive singular of mōrum

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Lower Sorbian[edit]

Noun[edit]

mori

  1. superseded spelling of móri.

Novial[edit]

Verb[edit]

mori (past morid, active participle morint, passive participle morit)

  1. to die

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

mori

  1. second-person singular present indicative of muri.
  2. second-person singular present subjunctive of muri.

Walloon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French morir, from Vulgar Latin *morīre, from Classical Latin morior, morī, from Proto-Indo-European *mer-.

Verb[edit]

mori

  1. to die

Related terms[edit]