HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Maurus (a Moor, meaning a Mauritanian, an inhabitant of Mauritania), from Ancient Greek Μαῦρος (Maûros), also via German Mohr.[1]

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

mór (not comparable)

  1. Moorish (of or relating to the Moors or their culture)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative mór mórok
accusative mórt mórokat
dative mórnak móroknak
instrumental mórral mórokkal
causal-final mórért mórokért
translative mórrá mórokká
terminative mórig mórokig
essive-formal mórként mórokként
essive-modal
inessive mórban mórokban
superessive móron mórokon
adessive mórnál móroknál
illative mórba mórokba
sublative mórra mórokra
allative mórhoz mórokhoz
elative mórból mórokból
delative mórról mórokról
ablative mórtól móroktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
móré móroké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
móréi mórokéi

NounEdit

mór (plural mórok)

  1. Moor

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative mór mórok
accusative mórt mórokat
dative mórnak móroknak
instrumental mórral mórokkal
causal-final mórért mórokért
translative mórrá mórokká
terminative mórig mórokig
essive-formal mórként mórokként
essive-modal
inessive mórban mórokban
superessive móron mórokon
adessive mórnál móroknál
illative mórba mórokba
sublative mórra mórokra
allative mórhoz mórokhoz
elative mórból mórokból
delative mórról mórokról
ablative mórtól móroktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
móré móroké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
móréi mórokéi
Possessive forms of mór
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. mórom mórjaim
2nd person sing. mórod mórjaid
3rd person sing. mórja mórjai
1st person plural mórunk mórjaink
2nd person plural mórotok mórjaitok
3rd person plural mórjuk mórjaik

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN

IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mór m (genitive singular mós, nominative plural móar)

  1. (also in plural) moor, heath
    Synonyms: mói, mólendi
  2. (uncountable) peat

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish mór, már, from Proto-Celtic *māros, from Proto-Indo-European *moh₁ros.

Cognate with Old Welsh maur (Welsh mawr, Cornish maur), Breton meur; Ancient Greek -μωρος (-mōros, great, famed) (ἐγχεσί-μωρος (enkhesí-mōros, great in spear-throwing)), Old High German māri (famed), German Märchen (a tale), Old Norse mærr (famous), Proto-Slavic *měrъ (Vladimir, etc.), Latin merus, English mere.

AdjectiveEdit

mór (genitive singular masculine móir, genitive singular feminine móire, plural móra, comparative )

  1. big, large, great
DeclensionEdit
AntonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Irish móraid, máraid, from Proto-Celtic *mārāti.

VerbEdit

mór (present analytic mórann, future analytic mórfaidh, verbal noun móradh, past participle mórtha) (transitive, intransitive)

  1. magnify; exalt, extol
  2. increase
  3. (literary, of festival) celebrate
  4. (with as) boast about
  5. (with ar) begrudge to
ConjugationEdit
SynonymsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
mór mhór not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

Further readingEdit


Old IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *māros (compare Welsh mawr), from Proto-Indo-European *moh₁ros.

Compare Old High German māri (famous, great) and perhaps the element -μωρος (-mōros) in Ancient Greek ἐγχεσίμωρος (enkhesímōros, mighty with the spear), ἰόμωροι (iómōroi, boasting), σινάμωρος (sinámōros, mischievous, hurtful), ὑλακόμωρος (hulakómōros, always barking).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

mór (comparative móu, móo)

  1. big, great
    • c. 800, Würzburg Glosses on the Pauline Epistles, published in Thesaurus Palaeohibernicus (reprinted 1987, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), edited and with translations by Whitley Stokes and John Strachan, vol. I, pp. 499–712, Wb. 26d19
      Is mór in dethiden file domsa diibsi.
      Great is the solicitude that I have for you.

DeclensionEdit

o/ā-stem
Singular Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative mór mór mór
Vocative móir*
mór**
Accusative mór móir
Genitive móir móire móir
Dative mór móir mór
Plural Masculine Feminine/neuter
Nominative móir móra
Vocative móru
móra
Accusative móru
móra
Genitive mór
Dative móraib
Notes *modifying a noun whose vocative is different from its nominative

**modifying a noun whose vocative is identical to its nominative
† not when substantivized

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Irish: mór
  • Manx: mooar
  • Scottish Gaelic: mòr

NounEdit

mór n

  1. a large amount, a large number; much, many (with the modified noun in the genitive)
    mór fínamuch wine
    (lit. "a large amount of wine")
    mór fermany men
    (lit. "a large number of men")

InflectionEdit

Neuter o-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative mórN
Vocative mórN
Accusative mórN
Genitive móirL
Dative mórL
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

Further readingEdit


Old NorseEdit

NounEdit

mór m (genitive mós, plural móar)

  1. a moor, a heath, a barren moorland

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Icelandic: mór
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: mo
  • Norwegian Bokmål: mo

ReferencesEdit

  • mór in A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, G. T. Zoëga, Clarendon Press, 1910, at Internet Archive.

PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *morъ, from Proto-Indo-European *mer-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mór m inan

  1. (dated) plague, murrain

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • mór in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • mór in Polish dictionaries at PWN

PortugueseEdit

AdjectiveEdit

mór (invariable, comparable)

  1. Obsolete spelling of mor

Scottish GaelicEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

mór (comparative and superlative forms motha, also )

  1. Dated form of mòr.