clangor vs clangour what difference

what is difference between clangor and clangour

English

Noun

clangor (countable and uncountable, plural clangors)

  1. Canada, US standard spelling of clangour.

Verb

clangor (third-person singular simple present clangors, present participle clangoring, simple past and past participle clangored)

  1. Canada, US standard spelling of clangour.

Latin

Etymology

From clangō +‎ -or.

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈklan.ɡor/, [ˈkɫ̪äŋɡɔɾ]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈklan.ɡor/, [ˈklɑŋɡɔr]

Noun

clangor m (genitive clangōris); third declension

  1. clang, crash, noise
  2. blast (of a trumpet)
  3. sound (of a horn)
  4. cry (of a bird)
  5. bark (of a dog)

Declension

Third-declension noun.

Verb

clangor

  1. first-person singular present passive indicative of clangō

References

  • clangor in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • clangor in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • clangor in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette


English

Alternative forms

  • clangor (US, Canadian)

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈklæŋəɹ/, /ˈklæŋɡəɹ/
  • Rhymes: -æŋə(r), -æŋɡə(r)

Noun

clangour (countable and uncountable, plural clangours)

  1. (Britain, Canada) A loud, repeating clanging sound; a loud racket; a din.
    • 1920, D. H. Lawrence, Women in Love, Chapter XXIV: Death and Love,
      And always, as the dark, inchoate eyes turned to him, there passed through Gerald’s bowels a burning stroke of revolt, that seemed to resound through his whole being, threatening to break his mind with its clangour, and making him mad.

Derived terms

  • clangorous
  • clangorously

Translations

Verb

clangour (third-person singular simple present clangours, present participle clangouring, simple past and past participle clangoured)

  1. (Britain, Canada) To make a clanging sound.

Translations


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