Ad. dâur n. (weak-I neut) “gloom”

A noun translated as “gloom” derived from the root √DAWAR (SD/423). It is an example of how primitive [w] and [j] became [u] and [i] before consonants and finally, thereby producing diphthongs.

Reference ✧ SD/423 ✧ “gloom”

Derivations

Phonetic Developments

✶Ad. dāw’r > dâur [dāwr] > [dāur] ✧ SD/423.2402