EnglishEdit

InterjectionEdit

ur

  1. Expressing hesitation or inarticulacy; er, um.

PronounEdit

ur

  1. (informal, Internet, text messaging) Your.

ContractionEdit

ur

  1. (informal, Internet, text messaging) You're, you are.

AnagramsEdit


AlbanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₁ews- (to burn). Compare Latin ūrō.

NounEdit

ur ?

  1. ember

SynonymsEdit


AssanEdit

NounEdit

ur

  1. rain

AzerbaijaniEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Common Turkic *ur. Cognate with Turkish ur, etc.

NounEdit

ur (definite accusative uru, plural urlar)

  1. (pathology, oncology) neoplasm, tumour
    Synonym: şiş

DeclensionEdit


BasqueEdit

 
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baso bat ur (a cup of water)

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Unknown.[1]

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

ur inan

  1. water
  2. juice
Usage notesEdit

This is one of a few words with an underlying final flap /uɾ/, so with the article it has the form ura (/u.ɾa/), contrasting with hur (hazelnut) (/ur/).

DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

ur inan

  1. Nonstandard spelling of hur (hazelnut).

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ ur” in Etymological Dictionary of Basque by R. L. Trask, sussex.ac.uk
  • José Ignacio Hualde, Jon Ortiz de Urbina, A Grammar of Basque (2003, →ISBN

Further readingEdit

  • ur” in Euskaltzaindiaren Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus
  • ur” in Orotariko Euskal Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus

BretonEdit

ArticleEdit

ur

  1. a/an

See alsoEdit


ChrauEdit

NounEdit

ur

  1. woman
  2. wife

ReferencesEdit

  • David D. Thomas, Chrau grammar (1971)

DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Low German ūr (watch, clock), which was borrowed, via Middle Dutch ūre, from Old French houre (hour), Latin hōra (hour) and ultimately Ancient Greek ὥρα (hṓra, season, hour). The German Uhr (watch) was also borrowed from Low German.

NounEdit

ur n (singular definite uret, plural indefinite ure)

  1. clock
  2. watch
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Norwegian Nynorsk ur, urd, from Old Norse urð, from Proto-Germanic *wurþiz.

NounEdit

ur c (singular definite uren, plural indefinite urer)

  1. scree
InflectionEdit

ElfdalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Swedish hur.

AdverbEdit

ur

  1. how

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Danish ur, from German Uhr, from Latin hōra, from Ancient Greek ὥρα (hṓra, time, season, year), from Proto-Indo-European *yeh₁- (year, season).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ur n (genitive singular urs, plural ur)

  1. watch, timepiece

DeclensionEdit

Declension of ur
n3 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative ur urið ur urini
accusative ur urið ur urini
dative uri urinum urum urunum
genitive urs ursins ura uranna

HyponymsEdit


GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From uber, über and German über-. More at German über.

AdverbEdit

ur

  1. (Austria, colloquial) very, quite, really
    Das ist ur super!

Usage notesEdit

  • Sometimes appended to the modified adjective as a prefix (e.g. urklass).

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish or (limit, boundary, extreme; border, hem) (compare Welsh or (limit, border)).

NounEdit

ur m (genitive singular ura, nominative plural ura)

  1. (literary) border, edge

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
ur n-ur hur not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit


Istro-RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ūnus (compare Daco-Romanian un), from Old Latin oinos, from Proto-Italic *oinos, from Proto-Indo-European *óynos (one, single).

NumeralEdit

ur

  1. one

KottEdit

NounEdit

ur

  1. rain

Middle EnglishEdit

DeterminerEdit

ur

  1. Alternative form of oure (our)

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German ur or ure, compare with German Uhr

NounEdit

ur n (definite singular uret, indefinite plural ur, definite plural ura or urene)

  1. clock
  2. watch

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse urð, from Proto-Germanic *wurþiz.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ur f (definite singular ura, indefinite plural urer, definite plural urene)

  1. a terrain of large, fallen rocks

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Low German ur or ure, compare with German Uhr.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ur n (definite singular uret, indefinite plural ur, definite plural ura)

  1. clock
  2. watch
SynonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From Old Norse úr n. Doublet of yr.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ur m (definite singular uren, indefinite plural urar, definite plural urane)

  1. a raincloud in the distance, usually
  2. a cold breeze

ReferencesEdit

AnagramsEdit


Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *ūraz. This root survives in the modern English aurochs (though that word is a loan from German), hence its meaning.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ūr m

  1. aurochs
  2. The runic character (/uː/ or /u/).

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle English: oure (rare)
    • English: owre (obsolete)

Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *ūruz.

NounEdit

ūr m

  1. bison, aurochs
  2. The runic character (/uː/ or /u/).

DeclensionEdit



RomagnolEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ur m pl

  1. plural of ör

ReferencesEdit

Adelmo Masotti (1999) Vocabolario romagnolo italiano (in Italian), Zanichelli, page 408


RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ōra.

NounEdit

ur m (plural urs)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Puter, Vallader) edge, margins

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish for. Cognates include Irish bhur.

DeterminerEdit

ur (triggers eclipsis)

  1. your (formal and/or plural)
    Ciamar a tha ur sgòrnan, a sheanair?How is your throat, grandfather?
    Bhruidhinn mi ri ur màthraichean.I spoke to your (respective) mothers.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit


SumerianEdit

RomanizationEdit

ur

  1. Romanization of 𒌨 (ur)

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʉːr/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ʉːr

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse ór, úr, from Proto-Germanic *uz.

PrepositionEdit

ur

  1. out of, (out) from

Etymology 2Edit

From German Uhr, from Old French houre, from Latin hōra, from Ancient Greek ὥρα (hṓra, time, season, year), from Proto-Indo-European *yeh₁- (year, season)..

NounEdit

ur n

  1. watch (usually mechanical)
DeclensionEdit
Declension of ur 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative ur uret ur uren
Genitive urs urets urs urens
SynonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From Old Swedish ūr, Old Norse úr.

NounEdit

ur n

  1. (obsolete) drizzle
Derived termsEdit
  • i ur och skur (through thick and thin; lit. through drizzle and rain)

TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish اور(ur, cyst, tumor), from Proto-Turkic *ur (growth, excrescence).

NounEdit

ur (definite accusative uru, plural urlar)

  1. tumour

DeclensionEdit

Inflection
Nominative ur
Definite accusative uru
Singular Plural
Nominative ur urlar
Definite accusative uru urları
Dative ura urlara
Locative urda urlarda
Ablative urdan urlardan
Genitive urun urların

SynonymsEdit


YugEdit

NounEdit

ur

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Heinrich Werner, Zu den jenissejischen Etymologien mit der Lautsprechung *ʎ- : d’- : l- im Anlaut, Studia Etymologica Cracoviensia 10, 2010