See also: Ígor

English

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Pronunciation

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  • IPA(key): /ˈiːɡɔːɹ/
  • (humorously) IPA(key): /ˈaɪɡɔːɹ/

Etymology 1

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 Igor (given name) on Wikipedia

Transliterated from Russian И́горь (Ígorʹ), a Varangian name derived from Old Norse Yngvarr, Ingvarr, from Yngvi (name of a god) + herr (army). Doublet of Ivor.

Proper noun

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Igor (plural Igors)

  1. A male given name from Russian.
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Etymology 2

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 Igor (character) on Wikipedia

From the hunchbacked lab assistant to Dr. Victor Frankenstein in the 1931 U.S. film Frankenstein of Universal Studios, which was named "Fritz", and the successor to Dr. Frankenstein found in the third and fourth films, named "Ygor"; which have been conflated in popular culture to become "Igor".

Noun

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Igor (plural Igors)

  1. (fiction) A stock character, the lab assistant to a mad scientist, vampire, or miser frequently depicted as being deformed in some manner, physically and/or psychologically.

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Czech

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Proper noun

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Igor m anim

  1. a male given name, equivalent to English Igor

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This proper noun needs an inflection-table template.

Italian

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From Russian.

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Igor m

  1. a male given name

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Polish

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Etymology

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Borrowed from Russian И́горь (Ígorʹ), from Old Norse Yngvarr.

Pronunciation

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  • IPA(key): /ˈi.ɡɔr/
  • Audio:(file)
  • Rhymes: -iɡɔr
  • Syllabification: I‧gor

Proper noun

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Igor m

  1. a male given name, equivalent to English Ivor

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Portuguese

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Alternative forms

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Etymology

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Borrowed from Russian И́горь (Ígorʹ), from Old Norse Yngvarr.

Pronunciation

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  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /iˈɡɔɾ/ [iˈɣɔɾ]
    • (Southern Portugal) IPA(key): /iˈɡɔ.ɾi/ [iˈɣɔ.ɾi]

  • Hyphenation: I‧gor

Proper noun

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Igor m

  1. a male given name from Russian, equivalent to English Igor

Slovak

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Etymology

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Borrowed from Russian И́горь (Ígorʹ), derived from Old Norse Yngvarr, Ingvarr, from Yngvi (name of a god) + herr (army).

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Proper noun

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Igor m anim (genitive singular Igora, nominative plural Igorovia, declension pattern of chlap)

  1. a male given name

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Further reading

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  • Igor”, in Slovníkový portál Jazykovedného ústavu Ľ. Štúra SAV [Dictionary portal of the Ľ. Štúr Institute of Linguistics, Slovak Academy of Science] (in Slovak), https://slovnik.juls.savba.sk, 2024