EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle English dorre, dore, from Old English dora (humming insect), from Proto-Germanic *durô (bumblebee, humming insect), from Proto-Indo-European *dher-, *dhrēn- (bee, hornet, drone). Related to Middle Low German dorne (bumblebee), Middle Dutch dorne (bumblebee), Dutch dar (drone), Old English drān (drone). More at drone.

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

dor (plural dors)

  1. A large European dung beetle, Geotrupes stercorarius, that makes a droning noise while flying.
  2. Any flying insect which makes a loud humming noise, such as the June bug or a bumblebee.
Derived termsEdit
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Compare dor (a beetle), and hum, humbug.

NounEdit

dor (plural dors)

  1. (obsolete) A trick, joke, or deception.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Beaumont & Fletcher to this entry?)

AnagramsEdit


AfrikaansEdit

AdjectiveEdit

dor (attributive dorre, comparative dorder, superlative dorste)

  1. dry, wilted (having a relatively low or no liquid content)

AromanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin doleō. Compare Daco-Romanian durea.

VerbEdit

dor (past participle durutã)

  1. I hurt, ache.
Related termsEdit
  • dureare/dureari
  • durut

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin dolus. Compare Daco-Romanian dor.

NounEdit

dor

  1. longing, desire, want
  2. love
  3. passion
See alsoEdit

BretonEdit

NounEdit

dor

  1. door

CornishEdit

NounEdit

dor m (plural dorow)

  1. ground, earth

Derived termsEdit


DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *thurri, from Proto-Germanic *þursuz.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

dor (comparative dorder, superlative dorst)

  1. dry, wilted (having a relatively low or no liquid content)

DeclensionEdit


GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin dolor, dolōris.

NounEdit

dor f (plural dores)

  1. pain

LatinEdit

VerbEdit

dor

  1. first-person singular present passive indicative of

LojbanEdit

RafsiEdit

dor

  1. rafsi of donri.

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *durą. Cognate with Old Saxon dor, Old High German tor (German Tor (gate)), Gothic 𐌳𐌰𐌿𐍂 (daur). The Germanic word also existed with the stem *durz (see Old English duru, German Tür). Indo-European cognates include Greek θυρα (thyra), Latin foris, Lithuanian dùrys, Old Church Slavonic двьрь (dvĭrĭ) (Russian дверь (dverʹ)).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dor n

  1. a large door, a gate

Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *durą. Cognate with Old English dor, Old High German tor (German Tor (gate)), Gothic 𐌳𐌰𐌿𐍂 (daur). The Germanic word also existed with the stem *durz (see Old Saxon duru, German Tür).

NounEdit

dor n

  1. a gate, a large door

DeclensionEdit


PortugueseEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese door (pain), from Latin dolor, dolōris, from Old Latin *dolhos, from Proto-Indo-European verbal root *delh (to hew, to split).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dor f (plural dores)

  1. pain

Related termsEdit


RohingyaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Bengali.

NounEdit

dor

  1. price

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin dolus. [1]

NounEdit

dor n (plural doruri)

  1. longing

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Romanian Explanatory Dictionary http://dexonline.ro/definitie/dor

TolaiEdit

PronounEdit

dor

  1. First-person inclusive dual pronoun: you (singular) and I, you (singular) and me

DeclensionEdit


Last modified on 27 March 2014, at 18:48