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See also túr, tür, Tür, and tűr

English

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:ru language|Template:lang:ru]][[Category:Template:lang:ru derivations]] тур.

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
tur

Plural
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  1. A species of wild goat, Capra caucasia, native to the western Caucasus.
    • 2007, Michael Chabon, Gentlemen of the Road, Sceptre 2008, p. 90:
      Then to Hanukkah's mild surprise a voice rose up and, with laconic precision, likened this rumored brother Alp to the secretion on the nether parts of a she-tur.

Croatian

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *turъ, from Proto-Indo-European *táwros.

Noun

tȗr m.

  1. aurochs, urus

Czech

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *turъ, from Proto-Indo-European *táwros.

Noun

tur m.

  1. bovine

Romansch

Etymology

Latin turris

Noun

tur

  1. tower

Swedish

Pronunciation

Noun

Inflection for tur Singular Plural
common Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative
Genitive

tur c.

  1. (uncountable) luck
    Du måste ha väldig tur om du ska vinna lotterier = You've got to have a lot of luck if you're to win the lottery
  2. turn; the chance to use an item shared in sequence with others
    Nu har du fått ha den jättelänge, så nu är det min tur = Now you've had it for a really long time, now it's my turn
    Det är din tur = It's your move
  3. an instance of dancing
    Vi tog två turer på dansgolvet innan vi gick hem = We danced two dances before we went home
  4. tour; a journey through a building, estate, country etc
    John tog en tur med bilen för att titta på hela stan innan han bestämde sig för att bosätta sig i just den stadsdelen
  5. A bus on a specific line, which leaves at a specific time
    De drog in de två sista turerna på söndagskvällarna eftersom ändå ingen åkte med bussen vid den tiden = They canceled the last two buses on Sunday afternoons, as nobody took the bus at that time anyway.

See also

Antonyms

luck

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