clangor
I. noun Etymology: Latin clangor, from clangere Date: 1593 a resounding clang or medley of clangs <
the clangor of hammers
>
clangorous adjectiveclangorously adverb II. intransitive verb Date: 1837 to make a clangor

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  • CLANGOR — a Clamore differt, quod hic semper aliquid significet. Unde apud Statium, Theb. l. 4. v. 789. At puer in gremio vernae telluris, et altô Gramine, nunc faciles sternit procursibus berbas In vultum nitens: caram modo lactis egeno Nutricem clangore… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • clangor — ● clangor nom masculin (latin clangor, cri perçant) Résonance métallique anormale du deuxième bruit cardiaque, perçue lors de l auscultation …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • clangor — CLÁNGOR s. n. rezonanţă metalică a zgomotului inimii. (< fr. clangor) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • clangor — 1590s, from L. clangor sound of trumpets (Virgil), birds (Ovid), etc., from clangere to clang, echoic (Cf. CLANG (Cf. clang)). Related: Clangorous …   Etymology dictionary

  • clangor — (Del lat. clangor, ōris). m. poét. Sonido de la trompeta o del clarín …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • Clangor — Clan gor (kl[a^][ng] g[ e]r), n. [L., fr. clangere. See {Clang}, v. t.] A sharp, harsh, ringing sound. Dryden. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • clangor — index noise Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • clangor — |ô| s. m. 1. Som de trombeta. 2. O tinir (das armas) …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • clangor — [klaŋ′ər, klaŋ′gər] n. [L < clangere: see CLANG] a clanging sound, esp. a continued clanging vi. to make a clangorBrit. sp.Brit. clangour clangorous adj. clangorously adv …   English World dictionary

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