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AfrikaansEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Dutch vorst, from Middle Dutch vorste, from Old Dutch furista, fursta, from the substantivised weak inflection of Proto-Germanic *furistaz (first).

NounEdit

vors (plural vorste)

  1. prince (princely ruler), monarch

Etymology 2Edit

From Dutch vorsen, from German forschen, from Middle High German vorschen, from Old High German forscōn, from Proto-Germanic *furskōną (inquire, question).

VerbEdit

vors (present vors, present participle vorsende, past participle gevors)

  1. to study, to research, to investigate
Derived termsEdit

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch vorsch, from Old Dutch *frosk, from Proto-Germanic *fruskaz, from Proto-Indo-European *prew- (jump, hop). Cognate with German Frosch, West Frisian froask, dialectal English frosh, Icelandic froskur.

NounEdit

vors m (plural vorsen, diminutive vorsje n)

  1. (archaic) frog
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Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

vors

  1. first-person singular present indicative of vorsen
  2. imperative of vorsen

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From vor + das.

PronunciationEdit

ContractionEdit

vors

  1. (colloquial) in front of the

IcelandicEdit

NounEdit

vors

  1. indefinite genitive singular of vor