AfrikaansEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dɪør/
  • (file)

Etymology 1Edit

From Dutch deur, from Middle Dutch dōre, duere, from Old Dutch duri, from Proto-Germanic *durz, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰwer-.

NounEdit

deur (plural deure, diminutive deurtjie)

  1. door

Etymology 2Edit

From Dutch door, from Middle Dutch dōre, from Old Dutch thuro, from Proto-Germanic *þurhw.

PrepositionEdit

deur

  1. through
  2. by (indicating an agent)

AdverbEdit

deur

  1. through

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch dōre, duere, from Old Dutch duri, from Proto-Germanic *durz, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰwer- (doorway, door, gate).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /døːr/, (Netherlands) [dʏːr]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: deur
  • Rhymes: -øːr

NounEdit

deur f (plural deuren, diminutive deurtje n)

  1. door

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: deur

See alsoEdit

AnagramsEdit


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

  • deur” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic–English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.
  • dér”, in Gregory Toner, Maire Ní Mhaonaigh, Sharon Arbuthnot, Dagmar Wodtko, Maire-Luise Theuerkauf, editors, eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language, 2019

West FlemishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PrepositionEdit

deur

  1. through
  2. by