From Old Portuguesecoor, from Latincolor, colōrem, from Old Latincolos(“covering”), from Proto-Indo-European*ḱel-(“to cover, conceal”).
(Portugal) IPA(key): /ˈkoɾ/
(Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈkoʁ/, [ˈkoχ]
colour (Commonwealth English), color (American English)
For quotations using this term, see Citations:cor.
(Portugal) IPA(key): /ˈkɔɾ/
(Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈkɔʁ/, [ˈkɔχ]
“cor” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.
“cor” in Dicionário infopédia da Língua Portuguesa. [em linha]. Porto: Porto Editora, 2003-2020.
Borrowed from Greekχορός(chorós, “dance”), or borrowed from Latinchorus, Italiancoro, GermanChor.
choir, chorus (group of singers)
From Latinchorus, from Ancient Greekχορός(khorós).
a gathering, circle, society
a bunch of hay arranged in squares or circles for making haybales
From Old Irishcor(“act of putting, placing; setting up, etc.; act of throwing, casting; act of letting go, discarding; leap, twist; throw (in wrestling); twist, coil; twist, detour, circuit in road, etc.; tune, melody; contract; surety, guarantor; act of overthrowing, defeating; defeat, reverse; state, condition, plight; act of tiring; tiredness, fatigue”), verbal noun of fo·ceird(“sets, puts, places; throws, casts; casts down, overthrows; puts forth, emits, sends out; launches; utters, makes; raises (a shout, cry); performs, executes, wages”).
corm (genitive singularcoirorcuir)
(literally: "what's your condition?")
condition, eventuality, circumstance
(cf also derived terms)
term or condition of a treaty
air chor 's gu(“so that/with the result that”)
air a h-uile cor(“by all means; at all costs”)
cor-inntinn(“state of mind”)
“cor” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic–English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.
Gregory Toner, Maire Ní Mhaonaigh, Sharon Arbuthnot, Dagmar Wodtko, Maire-Luise Theuerkauf, editors (2019) , “1 cor”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language
From Latincor. Compare Italiancuore.
From Proto-Brythonic*korr, from Proto-Celtic*korros(“stunted, dwarfish”) (compare Old Cornishcor, Middle Bretoncorr).
dwarf, pygmy, little urchin
(spider):cop, copyn, corryn
R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present) , “cor”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies