See also: fìor, fíor, and fíor-

IrishEdit

NounEdit

fior

  1. (obsolete) dative singular of fear

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
fior fhior bhfior
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ItalianEdit

NounEdit

fior

  1. Apocopic form of fiore

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Old High GermanEdit

Old High German cardinal numbers
 <  3 4 5  > 
    Cardinal : fior

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *fedwōr, whence also Old Saxon fiuwar, Old English fēower, Old Norse fjórir. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *kʷetwṓr, the neuter form of *kʷetwóres.

NumeralEdit

fior

  1. four

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle High German: vier

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin febris, febrem, either through a Vulgar Latin root *februm, after declension change, or by back-formation from the plural of an original form *fiore (or *fiure) > fiori. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *dʰegʷʰris, an extension of the root *dʰegʷʰ- (to burn, warm).

NounEdit

fior m (plural fiori)

  1. shudder, shiver
  2. wince
  3. thrill

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