EnglishEdit

NounEdit

dorus

  1. plural of doru

AnagramsEdit


IrishEdit

NounEdit

dorus m (genitive singular doruis, nominative plural doirse)

  1. Obsolete spelling of doras

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
dorus dhorus ndorus
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *dworestus, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰwer- (gate, door). Cognates include Sanskrit द्वार् (dvār), Ancient Greek θύρα (thúra), Latin foris, forum, Old Church Slavonic двьри (dvĭri) and Old English duru and dor (English door).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dorus n (genitive doirseo, nominative plural dorus or doirsea)

  1. door

InflectionEdit

Neuter u-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative dorusN dorusL dorusL, doirsea
Vocative dorusN dorusL dorus, doirsea
Accusative dorusN dorusL dorus, doirsea
Genitive doirseoH, doirseaH doirseoN, doirseaN doirseN
Dative dorusL doirsib doirsib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle Irish: dorus (masculine o-stem)

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
dorus dorus
pronounced with /ð(ʲ)-/
ndorus
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit


Scottish GaelicEdit

NounEdit

dorus m (genitive singular doruis, plural dorsan)

  1. Alternative spelling of doras

MutationEdit

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
dorus dhorus
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

  • dorus” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.