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See also: -lor, lör, and lôr

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Min Nan (lo).

ParticleEdit

lor

  1. (Singapore, colloquial, Singlish) Used to express affirmation or emphasis, often with a sense of resignation or dismissiveness.
    2015 April 17, Jalelah Abu Baker, “What's the difference between 'lah' and 'lor': Poet Gwee Li Sui's take on nuances of Singlish goes viral”, in The Straits Times[1]:
    I dun have lor.
    I wish I had it, but sadly I don't.

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AromanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin illōrum (of those), genitive plural of ille, illud. Compare Romanian lor.

PronounEdit

lor (genitive form of elj, and eali)

  1. their

PronounEdit

lor (long/stressed dative form of elj, and eali)

  1. to them

Usage notesEdit

Always preceded by 'a'- "a lor".

Related termsEdit

  • (a) lui (masculine singular dative- long/stressed form)
  • (a) ljei (feminine singular dative- long/stressed form)
  • (masculine/feminine plural dative- short/unstressed form)

BretonEdit

AdjectiveEdit

lor

  1. dirty

CantoneseEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of lor – see (“Cantonese particle”).
(This character, lor, is a variant form of .)

IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French lors and alors, Italian allora.

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

lor

  1. at the time of (an event), at the same time as

Derived termsEdit

  • lora (then, now)
  • lore (then, at the time)

See alsoEdit

  • dum (during, in (a period of time))

IndonesianEdit

NounEdit

lor

  1. north

InterlinguaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian loro and French leur.

DeterminerEdit

lor

  1. (possessive) their

JavaneseEdit

NounEdit

lor

  1. the north

AdjectiveEdit

lor

  1. northern

Mauritian CreoleEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • or

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From French or

NounEdit

lor

  1. Gold

Etymology 2Edit

From French là-haut

PrepositionEdit

lor

  1. on
    Antonym: anba

Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin illōrum.

PronounEdit

lor

  1. to them (third-person indirect object pronoun)

DeterminerEdit

lor

  1. their (third-person plural possessive)

DescendantsEdit


RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin illōrum (of those), genitive plural of ille, illud. Compare Italian loro, French leur.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

lor (genitive form of ei, and ele)

  1. (also possessive determiner) their

SynonymsEdit

  • (less frequently used): săi (masculine), sale (feminine)

PronounEdit

lor (dative form of ei, and ele)

  1. to them

See alsoEdit


TurkishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Persian لور‎.

NounEdit

lor (definite accusative loru, plural lorlar)

  1. A whey cheese similar to ricotta.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection
Nominative lor
Definite accusative loru
Singular Plural
Nominative lor lorlar
Definite accusative loru lorları
Dative lora lorlara
Locative lorda lorlarda
Ablative lordan lorlardan
Genitive lorun lorların

WolofEdit

NounEdit

lor (definite form lor wi)

  1. saliva
    Synonym: tëflit