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See also: stùr and šťúr

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stur (third-person singular simple present sturs, present participle sturring, simple past and past participle sturred)

  1. (largely obsolete) Alternative spelling of stir

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AromanianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Uncertain. Possibly from Latin stylus, stilus. Compare Romanian stur. Cf. also Albanian shtyllë.

NounEdit

stur n

  1. pillar, column
  2. post

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DalmatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin stāre, present active infinitive of stō.

VerbEdit

stur

  1. to stand

ElfdalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse stórr, from Proto-Germanic *stōraz. Cognate with Swedish stor.

AdjectiveEdit

stur

  1. big, large

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Via German Low German from Middle Low German stūr. The word is first attested in standard German in the 19th century, but speedily became part of the core vocabulary. Cognate with Dutch stoer (itself a form of dialectal origin).

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AdjectiveEdit

stur (comparative sturer, superlative am stursten)

  1. stubborn

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Further readingEdit

  • stur in Duden online

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Uncertain. Possibly from Latin stylus, stilus.

NounEdit

stur m (plural sturi)

  1. (rare, dated) icicle
  2. (rare, dated, regional) low quality salt that is disposed of
  3. (rare, dated, regional) soot, lampblack
  4. (rare, dated, regional) slag, dross

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