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GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bɔʁt/, [bɔʁt], [bɔɐ̯t]

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle High German bort, from Old High German bort, from Proto-Germanic *burzdą. The modern form and sense is from Middle Low German bort (inflected bord-), from Old Saxon bord.

NounEdit

Bord n (genitive Bords or Bordes, plural Borde)

  1. shelf (board fixed to the wall)
  2. (heraldry) bordure
Usage notesEdit
  • The plural is usually avoided.
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Low German [Term?]. Related to or the same as etymology 1.

NounEdit

Bord m (genitive Bords or Bordes, plural Borde)

  1. board (of ship)
Usage notesEdit
  • The plural is rare.
DeclensionEdit

LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French bord.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /boː(e)ʀ/, [ˈboː.ɐ]

NounEdit

Bord m (plural Borden)

  1. edge, border
    • 2013, Christiane de Bricasart, Wann d'Rous sech verstoppt fir ze kräischen, →ISBN:
      Beim zweeten Ulaf ass meng Stir nach eng Kéier um Bord vum Dësch gelant.
      On the second attempt, my forehead once again landed on the edge of the table.

Pennsylvania GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare German Bord, Dutch boord, English board.

NounEdit

Bord n (plural Bord)

  1. board

SynonymsEdit