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dur

See also: DUR, dúr, dûr, and dùr

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from German, from Latin dūrus (hard, firm, vigorous).

AdjectiveEdit

dur (not comparable)

  1. (music, obsolete) major; in the major mode
    C dur

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


CatalanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin dūrus.

AdjectiveEdit

dur m (feminine dura, masculine plural durs, feminine plural dures)

  1. hard
  2. difficult
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Etymology 2Edit

From Latin dūcere, present active infinitive of dūcō.

VerbEdit

dur (first-person singular present duc, past participle dut)

  1. to carry
  2. to bring
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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin dūrus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

dur m (feminine dure, masculine plural durs, feminine plural dures)

  1. hard, tough (difficult to penetrate)
  2. hard (not soft)
  3. hard, tough (not easy, difficult)
  4. harsh (e.g. harsh conditions)
  5. (art) harsh (of a penstroke)

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AdverbEdit

dur

  1. hard
    travailler dur ― to work hard

NounEdit

dur m (plural durs)

  1. firmness, solidity

dur m (plural durs, feminine dure)

  1. hard case (tough person)

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LojbanEdit

RafsiEdit

dur

  1. rafsi of dunra.

PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dur m inan

  1. (medicine) one of several bacterial diseases including typhus, typhoid fever, recurrent fever and paratyphoid fever

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NounEdit

dur m

  1. (music) major (scale)

DeclensionEdit

Indeclinable.

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RomaniEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Hindi दूर (dūr).

AdverbEdit

dur

  1. far

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin dūrus.

AdjectiveEdit

dur 4 nom/acc forms

  1. hard, tough
  2. rough, harsh, severe

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SwedishEdit

NounEdit

dur c

  1. (music) major scale

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TurkishEdit

VerbEdit

dur

  1. stop (imperative)