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Bikol CentralEdit

NounEdit

murô

  1. finger; toe

EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin mūrus, reinforced by many descendants.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmuro/
  • Hyphenation: mu‧ro
  • Rhymes: -uro
  • Audio:
    (file)

NounEdit

muro (accusative singular muron, plural muroj, accusative plural murojn)

  1. wall
    • 1906, L. L. Zamenhof, speech to the 2nd Esperanto Congress in Geneva:
      Terure altaj kaj dikaj estas ankoraŭ la interpopolaj muroj.
      The walls between the people of the world are still dreadfully tall and wide.

Derived termsEdit


FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Originally a variant of muru.

NounEdit

muro

  1. (usually in the plural) breakfast cereal

Usage notesEdit

Rarely used in singular, as a single grain of breakfast cereal is rarely mentioned.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of muro (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative muro murot
genitive muron murojen
partitive muroa muroja
illative muroon muroihin
singular plural
nominative muro murot
accusative nom. muro murot
gen. muron
genitive muron murojen
partitive muroa muroja
inessive murossa muroissa
elative murosta muroista
illative muroon muroihin
adessive murolla muroilla
ablative murolta muroilta
allative murolle muroille
essive murona muroina
translative muroksi muroiksi
instructive muroin
abessive murotta muroitta
comitative muroineen

AnagramsEdit


GalicianEdit

 
Muros (Gallaecian oppidum of San Cibrao de Las)

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese muro (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Latin mūrus, from Old Latin *moerus, *moiros, from Proto-Indo-European *mey- (to strengthen).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

muro m (plural muros)

  1. wall (stone structure built for defense)
    Synonym: muralla
  2. wall (stone structure built for delimitation)
    Synonyms: valado, valo
  3. wall (division of a structure)
    Synonym: parede
  4. (regional) hill-fort
  5. breakwater

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Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • muro” in Dicionario da Real Academia Galega, Royal Galician Academy.
  • muro” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • muro” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • muro” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • muro” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • muro” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Esperanto muro, ultimately from Latin mūrus.

NounEdit

muro (plural muri)

  1. wall

Derived termsEdit


ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin mūrus, from Old Latin *moerus, *moiros, from Proto-Indo-European *mey- (to strengthen).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmu.ro/, [ˈmuː.r̺o]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: mù‧ro
  • Rhymes: -uro

NounEdit

muro m (plural muri m, alternative plural mura f)

  1. wall
    Synonym: parete

Usage notesEdit

The feminine plural mura denotes the walls of a town, castle or similar, viewed collectively:

Le mura di Roma hanno dodici porte.Rome's walls have twelve gates.

Otherwise the masculine plural muri is used:

I muri hanno orecchie.The walls have ears.

Related termsEdit

VerbEdit

muro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of murare

AnagramsEdit


JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

muro

  1. Rōmaji transcription of むろ

LatinEdit

NounEdit

mūrō

  1. dative singular of mūrus
  2. ablative singular of mūrus

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PortugueseEdit

 
muro

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese muro, from Latin murus, from Latin *moerus, *moiros, from Proto-Indo-European *mey- (to fix, to build fortifications or fences, strengthen).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

muro m (plural muros)

  1. wall

SynonymsEdit

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VerbEdit

muro

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of murar

RomaniEdit

PronounEdit

muro m (feminine muri, plural mure)

  1. (possessive) my
    muro jilo - my heart
    muro shavo - my son

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Spanish muro, from Latin mūrus, from Old Latin *moerus, *moiros, from Proto-Indo-European *mey- (to strengthen). Cognate with German Mauer (wall) and obsolete English mure. Compare English mural.

NounEdit

muro m (plural muros)

  1. wall
    El muro del silencio.The wall of silence.
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Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

muro

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of murar.

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YagaraEdit

NounEdit

muro

  1. nose

ReferencesEdit