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

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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.]
Alternative formsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

bord (plural bords)

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

AnagramsEdit


CatalanEdit

NounEdit

bord m (plural bords)

  1. bastard

CornishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old English bord (board).

NounEdit

bord m (plural bordys)

  1. (Revived Late Cornish) table
    Synonym: moos

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse borð.

PronunciationEdit

Noun 1Edit

bord n (singular definite bordet, plural indefinite borde)

  1. table, desk

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Noun 2Edit

bord n (singular definite bordet, plural indefinite bord)

  1. plank

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit


DutchEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch bort, from Old Dutch *bort, 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. plate, dish (cutlery)
  2. sign (traffic, etc.)
  3. board (as in "blackboard" (see schoolbord) or as in "chessboard" (see schaakbord))

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Dutch boord.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bord m (plural bords)

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

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bˠoːɾˠd̪ˠ/
  • (Connemara) IPA(key): /bˠəuɾˠd̪ˠ/

NounEdit

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

  1. board
    1. table
      Synonym: tábla (Ulster)
  2. board (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, from Proto-Germanic *burdą.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bɔːrd/, /boːrd/, /bɔrd/

NounEdit

bord (plural bordes or borden)

  1. A board, slab or piece; usually of wood
  2. A piece of wood used to write upon.
  3. A table, especially one used for craftsmanship.
    1. (religion) An altar; a table used for religious purposes.
    2. A table used for having meals at; a dinner table or the surface of it.
  4. A serving or helping of food and drink; nourishment.
  5. A seafaring vessel or boat; additionally, the direction a vessel is headed in.
  6. A shield; a piece of armour designed to shield.
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
ReferencesEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Old French bourde.

NounEdit

bord

  1. Alternative form of bourde

Etymology 3Edit

Borrowed from Old French bourder.

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

Etymology 2Edit

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

NounEdit

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

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

Etymology 2Edit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

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

  1. border (decorative strip)

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *burdą.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bord n

  1. board, plank
  2. table
  3. shield
  4. the side of a ship, (by extension) the ship itself
    Mūs is on borde þǣre ISS.
    A mouse is on board the ISS.
    Se frumlida stāg on bord þæs sċipes.
    The captain climbed aboard the ship.
    • late 10th century, Ælfric, "On the Greater Litany"
      Hīe cwǣdon, "Hū dō wē ymbe þē?" Hē andwyrde, "Weorpaþ mē oferbord."
      They said, "What should we do about you?" He answered, "Throw me overboard."

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

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DescendantsEdit


SwedishEdit

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old English bord (board).

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

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-), “bord”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies