See also: vör, voer, Voer, VOR, vor-, and вор

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

See for.

PrepositionEdit

vor

  1. Pronunciation spelling of for.
    • c. 1606, William Shakespeare, King Lear, Act 4, Scene 6:
      Edgar: Ch'ill pick your teeth, zir: come; no matter vor your foins.
    • 1853, May 20, anonymous, “Self-sustenance; or, the Lost Pet”, in Punch[1], page 209:
      I zays enough to make thee grin: / Thee doesn't look vor much good out o'n.

AnagramsEdit


CornishEdit

NounEdit

vor

  1. Soft mutation of mor.

CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈvor]
  • Hyphenation: vor
  • Rhymes: -or

NounEdit

vor m inan

  1. raft

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • vor in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • vor in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse várr (our)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /vɔr/, [ˈʋɒ], [ʋɒ]

PronounEdit

vor (neuter vort, plural vore)

  1. (formal) our, ours

SynonymsEdit

See alsoEdit


GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German vore, vor, from Old High German fora. Cognate with Dutch voor. Compare English fore.

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

vor

  1. before, prior to, ahead of (time)
    Synonym: bevor
  2. ahead of, in front of (space)
  3. ago (time)
    vor drei Tagenthree days ago
    vor einiger Zeita while ago
  4. from, against (when involving protecting, hiding, escaping, rescuing/saving)
  5. because of, for (in select phrases)
    Synonym: wegen
    vor Freude springento jump for joy

Usage notesEdit

The preposition vor is used with accusative case if the verb shows movement from one place to another, whereas it is used with dative case if the verb shows location.

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • vor” in Duden online
  • vor” in Duden online

IcelandicEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse vár.

NounEdit

vor n (genitive singular vors, nominative plural vor)

  1. spring (the season)
DeclensionEdit
SynonymsEdit

See alsoEdit

Seasons in Icelandic · árstíðir (layout · text)
vor (spring) sumar (summer) haust (autumn) vetur (winter)

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse várr.

DeterminerEdit

vor

  1. (formal) our, ours
    Mannorð vort liggur við.
    Our reputation is at stake.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

See vér.

PronounEdit

vor

  1. genitive of vér
DeclensionEdit
Icelandic honorific pronouns
plural first person second person
nominative vér þér
accusative oss yður
dative oss yður
genitive vor yðar

Norwegian BokmålEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vor m (definite singular voren, indefinite plural vorer, definite plural vorene)

  1. Alternative form of vorr

AnagramsEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vor m (definite singular voren, indefinite plural vorar, definite plural vorane)

  1. Alternative form of vorr

ReferencesEdit

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RomanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

vor

  1. third-person plural present indicative of vrea
    ce vor fac eu?
    what do they want me to do?

VerbEdit

(ele/ei) vor (modal auxiliary, third-person plural form of vrea, used with infinitives to form future indicative tenses)

  1. (they) will
    bănuiesc vor vrea fac eu ceva pentru ei
    I guess they will want me to do something for them

YolaEdit

PrepositionEdit

vor

  1. for