Norwegian NynorskEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse mǫrr, from Proto-Germanic *marhwaz.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [mɔ̝ːrˠ], /mɔːr/, /mœːr/ (examples of pronunciation)

NounEdit

mòr m (definite singular mòren or moren, indefinite plural mòrar or morar, definite plural mòrane or morane)

  1. A traditional Norwegian cured sausage made of meat and intestines from sheep, cow and pig.

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PortugueseEdit

AdjectiveEdit

mòr (invariable, comparable)

  1. Obsolete spelling of mor

Scottish GaelicEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish mór, from Proto-Celtic *māros, from Proto-Indo-European *moh₁ros. Cognate to Breton meur, Irish mór, Manx mooar and Welsh mawr plus, more distantly, English mere, German Mär and Icelandic mær.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

mòr (comparative motha or )

  1. big, large, great
  2. great, important
DeclensionEdit
Case Masculine singular Feminine singular Plural
Nominative mòr mhòr mòra
Genitive mhòir mòire mòra
Dative mòr mhòir mòra


Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • mòr” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic–English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.
  • Gregory Toner, Maire Ní Mhaonaigh, Sharon Arbuthnot, Dagmar Wodtko, Maire-Luise Theuerkauf, editors (2019) , “mór, már”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language