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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

 
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From Dutch oor (ear), from Middle Dutch ore, from Old Dutch ōra, from the voiced Verner alternant of Proto-Germanic *ausô, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ows-.

NounEdit

oor (plural ore)

  1. ear

Etymology 2Edit

From Dutch over, from Middle Dutch over, from Old Dutch *ovar, from Proto-Germanic *uber, from Proto-Indo-European *upér, from *upo.

PrepositionEdit

oor

  1. about

DutchEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch ore, from Old Dutch ōra, from the voiced Verner alternant of Proto-Germanic *ausô, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ows-. Compare German Ohr, West Frisian ear, English ear, Danish øre.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /oːr/
  • Rhymes: -oːr
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NounEdit

oor n (plural oren, diminutive oortje n)

  1. ear
  2. handle (of cup, mug)

Derived termsEdit

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Dutch Low SaxonEdit

NounEdit

oor

  1. ear

See alsoEdit

  • German Low German: Or

ScotsEdit

NounEdit

oor (plural oors)

  1. hour

PronounEdit

oor

  1. our