AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From bri (horn). Alternatively from *bjeri, an alternate form of bie, meaning to play an instrument.

NounEdit

bori m (indefinite plural bori, definite singular boria, definite plural boritë)

  1. trumpet
  2. (music) horn

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit


EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English bore and German bohren.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈbori]
  • Audio:
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  • Rhymes: -ori
  • Hyphenation: bo‧ri

VerbEdit

bori (present boras, past boris, future boros, conditional borus, volitive boru)

  1. to bore (make a hole in)
  2. to drill

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • trabori (to pierce, puncture)

HausaEdit

 
Practioners of bori in the roles of various spirits (photographed in 1914).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bòː.ɽíː/
    • (Standard Kano Hausa) IPA(key): [bòː.ɽíː]

NounEdit

bṑrī m (possessed form bṑrin)

  1. animistic spirit possession religion

IcelandicEdit

VerbEdit

bori

  1. first-person singular active present subjunctive of bora
  2. third-person singular active present subjunctive of bora
  3. third-person plural active present subjunctive of bora

ItalianEdit

VerbEdit

bori

  1. inflection of boriarsi:
    1. second-person singular present indicative
    2. first/second/third-person singular present subjunctive
    3. third-person singular imperative

AnagramsEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

ParticipleEdit

bori

  1. (non-standard since 2012) feminine of boren
  2. (non-standard since 2012) neuter of boren

VerbEdit

bori

  1. (non-standard since 2012) supine of bera

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

bori n

  1. (non-standard since 2012) definite plural of bor

RomaniEdit

EtymologyEdit

Three etymologies have been proposed:

  1. Inherited from Prakrit 𑀯𑀳𑀼𑀮𑀺𑀆 (vahuliā),[1] from Sanskrit वधूटी (vadhūṭī).[1][2]
  2. Inherited from Sanskrit ৱ্যৱহাৰিকা (vyavahārikā, female servant).[2][3]
  3. Borrowed from Iranian.[4]

NounEdit

bori f (nominative plural borǎ)

  1. bride,[1][5] newly-wed woman[5]
  2. daughter-in-law[1][5][6]
  3. sister-in-law[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Boretzky, Norbert; Igla, Birgit (1994), “borí”, in Wörterbuch Romani-Deutsch-Englisch für den südosteuropäischen Raum : mit einer Grammatik der Dialektvarianten [Romani-German-English dictionary for the Southern European region] (in German), Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag, →ISBN, page 34b
  2. 2.0 2.1 Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “vadhūṭī”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press, page 656
  3. ^ Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “vyavahārikā”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press, page 705
  4. ^ Yaron Matras (2002), “Historical and linguistic origins”, in Romani: A Linguistic Introduction[1], Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, →ISBN, page 26
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Marcel Courthiade (2009), “i/e bor/i, -ǎ ʒ. -ǎ, -ěn”, in Melinda Rézműves, editor, Morri angluni rromane ćhibǎqi evroputni lavustik = Első rromani nyelvű európai szótáram : cigány, magyar, angol, francia, spanyol, német, ukrán, román, horvát, szlovák, görög [My First European-Romani Dictionary: Romani, Hungarian, English, French, Spanish, German, Ukrainian, Romanian, Croatian, Slovak, Greek] (in Hungarian; English), Budapest: Fővárosi Onkormányzat Cigány Ház--Romano Kher, →ISBN, pages 90b-91a
  6. ^ Yūsuke Sumi (2018), “bori”, in ニューエクスプレスプラス ロマ(ジプシー)語 [New Express Plus Romani (Gypsy)] (in Japanese), Tokyo: Hakusuisha, published 2021, →ISBN, OCLC 1267332830, page 22

Further readingEdit

  • Milena Hübschmannová (September 2002), “Bori (Daughter in law)”, in ROMBASE Cultural Database[2], Prague, archived from the original on 19 October 2021, retrieved 21 October 2021
  • Carol Silverman (May 2012), “Transnational Celebrations”, in Romani Routes: Cultural Politics & Balkan Music in Diaspora[3], Oxford University Press, →ISBN, page 85
  • Bori”, in RomArchive[4], (please provide a date or year), archived from the original on October 20, 2021

RomanianEdit

VerbEdit

a bori (third-person singular present borie, past participle borit4th conj.

  1. Obsolete form of borî.

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • bori in Academia Română, Micul dicționar academic, ediția a II-a, Bucharest: Univers Enciclopedic, 2010. →ISBN

Sranan TongoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English boil.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

bori

  1. to cook or boil

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: borie

TernateEdit

 
bori

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bori

  1. the plant Anamirta cocculus; its seeds are crushed to make a fish poison

ReferencesEdit

  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh

West MakianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare East Makian bolit (to sharpen).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

bori

  1. (transitive) to sharpen

ConjugationEdit

Conjugation of bori (action verb)
singular plural
inclusive exclusive
1st person tobori mobori abori
2nd person nobori fobori
3rd person inanimate ibori dobori
animate
imperative nobori, bori fobori, bori

ReferencesEdit

  • Clemens Voorhoeve (1982) The Makian languages and their neighbours[5], Pacific linguistics