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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 Saterland Frisian Doarne (hornet), 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
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TranslationsEdit

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 and 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 Romanian durea.

VerbEdit

dor (past participle durutã)

  1. I hurt, ache.
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin dolus. Compare Romanian dor.

NounEdit

dor

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

BretonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *dworā (compare Welsh dôr), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰwor.

NounEdit

dor f (plural dorioù)

  1. door

MutationEdit


CornishEdit

NounEdit

dor m (plural dorow)

  1. ground, earth
  2. Earth

Usage notesEdit

(Earth): undergoes irregular mutation after definite article when referring to the Earth: an nor

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)

InflectionEdit

Inflection of dor
uninflected dor
inflected dorre
comparative dorder
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial dor dorder het dorst
het dorste
indefinite m./f. sing. dorre dordere dorste
n. sing. dor dorder dorste
plural dorre dordere dorste
definite dorre dordere dorste
partitive dors dorders

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin dolor.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dor f (plural dores)

  1. pain

LatinEdit

LojbanEdit

RafsiEdit

dor

  1. rafsi of donri.

Middle DutchEdit

PrepositionEdit

dor

  1. Alternative form of dōre

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *durą. Cognate with Old Saxon dor, Old High German tor (German 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

dōr n

  1. a large door, a gate

DeclensionEdit


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, from Old Latin *dolōs, from Proto-Indo-European *delh₁- (to hew, split).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dor f (plural dores)

  1. pain

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit


RohingyaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Bengali [Term?].

NounEdit

dor

  1. price

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin dolus.[1]

NounEdit

dor n (plural doruri)

  1. longing

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ dor in DEX online - Dicționare ale limbii române (Dictionaries of the Romanian language), 2004-2017

TolaiEdit

PronounEdit

dor

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

DeclensionEdit



WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

dor

  1. Soft mutation of tor.

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
tor dor nhor thor
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.