See also: Bord, borð, bòrd, bórd, börd, börð, and bǫrð

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

See board.

NounEdit

bord (plural bords)

  1. Obsolete form of board. [11th–17th c.]
  2. Obsolete form of bourd. [14th–17th c.]
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Etymology 2Edit

From board, which is also a less common variant of bord; probably from the former practice of laying boards in mine passageways to form a relatively smooth surface along which the coal was dragged in sledges.[1]

NounEdit

bord (plural bords)

  1. (mining) The coalface parallel to the natural fissures.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ bord”, in Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary

AnagramsEdit


CatalanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Late Latin burdus ("bastard").

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

bord (feminine borda, masculine plural bords, feminine plural bordes)

  1. bastard
    Synonyms: bastard, expòsit, (archaic) bordegàs
  2. (botany) false
  3. (of a fruit tree) barren, not yielding fruit
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NounEdit

bord m (plural bords, feminine borda)

  1. bastard
    Synonyms: bastard, expòsit
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Etymology 2Edit

From Spanish bordo, from Frankish *bord. Doublet of borda.

NounEdit

bord m (plural bords)

  1. (nautical) board (side of a ship)
  2. (nautical) gunwale
    Synonym: borda
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CornishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old English bord (board).

NounEdit

bord m (plural bordys)

  1. (Revived Late Cornish) A table
    Synonym: moos

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MutationEdit


DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse borð, from Proto-Germanic *burdą, cognate with English board, German Bord.

NounEdit

bord n (singular definite bordet, plural indefinite borde or (in the sense “plank”) bord)

  1. A table, desk
  2. A plank (in a ship)
InflectionEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

bord

  1. imperative of borde

DutchEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch bort, from Old Dutch *bort, from Proto-West Germanic *bord, from Proto-Germanic *burdą. Doublet of boord (board of a ship).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bɔrt/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: bord
  • Rhymes: -ɔrt

NounEdit

bord n (plural borden, diminutive bordje n)

  1. A plate, dish (cutlery)
  2. A plank, board (as in "blackboard" (see schoolbord) or as in "chessboard" (see schaakbord))
  3. A sign (traffic, etc.).

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Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: bord
  • Negerhollands: bort
  • Caribbean Hindustani: bort
  • Caribbean Javanese: bort
  • Papiamentu: bòrchi (from the diminutive)
  • Sranan Tongo: bortu

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French bord, from Frankish *bord.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bord m (plural bords)

  1. a border, edge, limit ; boundary
  2. a side
  3. a rim
  4. a shore

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IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish bord (border, board) (compare Manx boayrd, Scottish Gaelic bòrd), from Old English bord (plank, table).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bord m (genitive singular boird, nominative plural boird or borda)

  1. A board
    1. table
      Synonym: (Ulster) tábla
  2. A board, panel (of experts, etc.), council
  3. (topography) border
  4. (nautical) board, side
  5. gunwale
  6. deck
  7. load

DeclensionEdit

  • Alternative plural form: borda (used in certain prepositional phrases)

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bord bhord mbord
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Inherited from Old English bord.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bord (plural bordes or borden)

  1. A board or slab (usually of wood)
  2. A piece of wood for writing upon.
  3. A table (especially one used for craftsmanship).
    1. (religion) An altar; a table used for religious purposes.
    2. A dining table or its surface.
  4. A serving or helping of food and drink; nourishment.
  5. A seafaring vessel; a boat.
  6. The direction a boat is headed in.
  7. A shield (board of protective armour).
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Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

bord

  1. Alternative form of bourde

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

bord

  1. Alternative form of bourden

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old Norse borð.

NounEdit

bord m (plural bords)

  1. (Jersey, nautical) board (side of a ship)

Derived termsEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse borð.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bord n (definite singular bordet, indefinite plural bord or border, definite plural borda or bordene)

  1. A table (furniture)
  2. A wooden board; plank
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Low German borde (border, edge, hem), possibly from Old Saxon *borda.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bord m (definite singular borden, indefinite plural border, definite plural bordene)

  1. border (decorative strip)

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse borð, from Proto-Germanic *burdą.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bord n (definite singular bordet, indefinite plural bord, definite plural borda)

  1. (furniture) A table
  2. A wooden board; plank
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Low German borde. Akin to English border and German Borte.

NounEdit

bord m (definite singular borden, indefinite plural bordar, definite plural bordane)

  1. border (decorative strip)
    Synonym: borde

ReferencesEdit

  • “bord” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.
  • “bord” in Ivar Aasen (1873) Norsk Ordbog med dansk Forklaring

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-West Germanic *bord, from Proto-Germanic *burdą.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bord n

  1. board, plank
  2. table
  3. the side of a ship; (by extension) the ship itself
    Sē frumlida stāg on bord þæs sċipes.
    The captain climbed aboard the ship.
    • c. 992, Ælfric, "On the Greater Litany"
      Hīe cwǣdon, "Hū dōþ wē ymb þē?" Hē andwyrde, "Weorpaþ mē ofer bord."
      They said, "What are we going to do about you?" He answered, "Throw me overboard."
  4. (poetic) shield

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RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French bord.

NounEdit

bord n (plural borduri)

  1. side of a ship's deck

DeclensionEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse borð, from Proto-Germanic *burdą.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bord n

  1. A table (a piece of furniture)
  2. (nautical) A plank used in the side of a hull, a strake

DeclensionEdit

Declension of bord 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative bord bordet bord borden
Genitive bords bordets bords bordens

Derived termsEdit

table
board

ReferencesEdit


WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Welsh bort, from Old English bord (board); doublet of bwrdd.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bord f (plural bordydd)

  1. (South Wales) table (item of furniture)
  2. food and drink, hospitality, sustenance
  3. (nautical) side (of a ship)

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
bord ford mord unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present), “bord”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies