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3 letters words from 'dor'

DOR 4ORD 4
ROD 4 

2 letters words from 'dor'

DO 3OD 3
OR 2 

All 3 letters words made out of dor

dor odr dro rdo ord rod

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Definitions and meaning of dor

dor

Etymology 1

From Middle English dorre, dore, from Old English dora (humming insect), from Proto-Germanic *durô (bumblebee, humming insect), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰer-, *dʰrēn- (bee, hornet, drone). Related to Saterland Frisian Doarne (hornet), Middle Low German dorne (bumblebee), Middle Dutch dorne (bumblebee), Dutch dar (drone), Old English drān (drone). More at drone.

Alternative forms

  • dorr

Noun

dor (plural dors)

  1. A large European dung beetle, Geotrupes stercorarius, that makes a droning noise while flying
  2. Any flying insect which makes a loud humming noise, such as the June bug or a bumblebee
Derived terms

Translations

See also
  • dumbledore

Etymology 2

Compare dor (a beetle), and hum, humbug.

Noun

dor (plural dors)

  1. (obsolete) a trick, joke, or deception
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Anagrams

  • DRO, ODR, Ord, RDO, Rod, dro, ord, rod

Afrikaans

Adjective

dor (attributive dorre, comparative dorder, superlative dorste)

  1. dry, wilted (having a relatively low or no liquid content)

Aromanian

Alternative forms

  • doru

Etymology 1

From Latin doleō. Compare Romanian durea.

Verb

dor (third-person singular present indicative doari or doare, past participle durutã)

  1. I hurt, ache.

Usage notes

Usually used reflexively (e.g. "mi doari"- it hurts/pains (me)), as with the Romanian cognate, which is only conjugated in the 3rd person.

Related terms

Etymology 2

Probably from Late Latin dolus (pain, grief), a derivative of Latin dolor (pain); alternatively, and less likely, from dolus (trickery, deception), from Ancient Greek δόλος (dólos). Compare Romanian dor.

Noun

dor

  1. longing, desire, want
  2. love
  3. passion
  4. pain, suffering
See also
  • vreari

Breton

Etymology

From Proto-Celtic *dworā (compare Welsh dôr), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰwor.

Noun

dor f (plural dorioù)

  1. door

Mutation

Note: it is the last remnant of nasal mutation in Breton, and becomes "an nor".


Cimbrian

Alternative forms

  • dort

Etymology

From earlier dort, from Middle High German dort, from Old High German dorot, darot (there). Cognate with German dort (there, yonder).

Preposition

dor

  1. (Sette Comuni) through, across, along

References

  • “dor” in Martalar, Umberto Martello; Bellotto, Alfonso (1974) Dizionario della lingua Cimbra dei Sette Communi vicentini, 1st edition, Roana, Italy: Instituto di Cultura Cimbra A. Dal Pozzo

Cornish

Noun

dor m (plural dorow)

  1. ground, earth
  2. Earth

Usage notes

(Earth): undergoes irregular mutation after definite article when referring to the Earth: an nor

Derived terms

  • aval dor (potato)
  • aval dor brewys (mashed potato)
  • know dor (peanuts)

Mutation


Dutch

Etymology

From Old Dutch *thurri, from Proto-Germanic *þursuz.

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -ɔr

Adjective

dor (comparative dorder, superlative dorst)

  1. dry, wilted (having a relatively low or no liquid content)

Inflection

Descendants

  • Afrikaans: dor

Galician

Alternative forms

  • delor, dolor

Etymology

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese door, from Latin dolor, dolōrem.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [d̪oːɾ]

Noun

dor f (plural dores)

  1. pain
    Synonym: pena
  2. grief
    Synonyms: pena, mágoa

Related terms

References

  • “door” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • “door” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • “dor” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • “dor” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • “dor” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Latin

Verb

dor

  1. first-person singular present passive indicative of

Middle Dutch

Preposition

dor

  1. Alternative form of dōre

Old English

Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *durą. Cognate with Old Saxon dor, Old High German tor (German Tor (gate)), Gothic 𐌳𐌰𐌿𐍂 (daur). The Germanic word also existed with the stem *durz (see Old English duru, German Tür). Indo-European cognates include Greek θυρα (thyra), Latin foris, Lithuanian dùrys, Old Church Slavonic двьрь (dvĭrĭ) (Russian дверь (dverʹ)).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /doːr/

Noun

dōr n

  1. a large door, a gate

Declension

Related terms

  • duru

Descendants

  • Middle English: dor, dore
    • English: door

Old Saxon

Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *durą. Cognate with Old English dor, Old High German tor (German Tor (gate)), Gothic 𐌳𐌰𐌿𐍂 (daur). The Germanic word also existed with the stem *durz (see Old Saxon duru, German Tür).

Noun

dor n

  1. a gate, a large door

Declension



Portuguese

Etymology

From Old Portuguese door (pain), from Latin dolor, dolōrem, from Old Latin *dolōs, from Proto-Indo-European *delh₁- (to hew, split).

Pronunciation

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈdoɾ/, /ˈdox/, /ˈdoh/, /ˈdoɻ/, /ˈdo/, /ˈdoχ/, /ˈdoɹ/, /ˈdoʁ/, /ˈdor/
  • (Portugal) IPA(key): [ˈd̪oɾ]
  • Rhymes: -oɾ

Noun

dor f (plural dores)

  1. pain (physical or emotional)

Related terms

Descendants

  • Kabuverdianu: dór

Rohingya

Etymology

From Bengali [Term?].

Noun

dor

  1. price

Romanian

Etymology

Probably from Late Latin dolus (pain, grief), a derivative of Latin dolor (pain); alternatively, and less likely, from dolus (trickery, deception), from Ancient Greek δόλος (dólos). Compare Spanish duelo (sorrow, mourning), French deuil (bereavement).

Noun

dor n (plural doruri)

  1. longing

Declension

Derived terms

  • dori

Related terms

  • durea

References


Tolai

Pronoun

dor

  1. First-person inclusive dual pronoun: you (singular) and I, you (singular) and me

Declension



Welsh

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /dɔr/

Verb

dor

  1. Soft mutation of tor.

Mutation


Source: wiktionary.org
  • to mock, scoff at.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)