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AfrikaansEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dɪør/
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Etymology 1Edit

From Dutch deur

NounEdit

deur (plural deure, diminutive deurtjie)

  1. door

Etymology 2Edit

From Dutch door

PrepositionEdit

deur

  1. through
  2. by

AdverbEdit

deur

  1. through

DutchEdit

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish dér, deór (tear; drop) (compare Irish deoir), from Proto-Celtic *dakrom (compare Middle Welsh deigr), from Proto-Indo-European *dáḱru-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

deur m (genitive singular deòir, plural deòir)

  1. drop
  2. tear, teardrop
    Sgìth mise bho na deòir gu bheil mi a' caoineadh.I am weary from the tears that I have wept.
  3. any small quantity of liquid
  4. brine

Derived termsEdit

  • deòiridh (melancholy, tearful creature; poor desolate creature)
  • deòir nam breugan (crocodile tears)
  • deurach (tearful, weeping; sad, mourning; dropping)

ReferencesEdit


West FlemishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch duere, variant of dōre, from Old Dutch thuro, from Proto-Germanic *þurhw.

PrepositionEdit

deur

  1. through
  2. by