moir

moir
, -a, -o (G). Lot, fate; a part, division

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  • Moir — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: David Macbeth Moir (1798–1851), schottischer Arzt und Schriftsteller Josef Rosenzweig Moir (1887–1943), jüdischer Dichter und Schriftsteller Kyle Moir (* 1986), kanadischer Eishockeytorwart Scott Moir (*… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Moir'e — Moi*r[ e] , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Moir[ e]ed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Moir[ e]eing}.] Also Moire Moire [F. moir[ e].] To give a watered or clouded appearance to (a surface). [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Moir — or MOIR may refer to: Moir (surname) Revolutionary Independent Labour Movement See also Moire (disambiguation) This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same title. If an …   Wikipedia

  • MOIR — puede referirse a: Movimiento Obrero Independiente y Revolucionario, organización política colombiana; o William Whitmore Goodale Moir (1896 1985), botánico. Esta página de desambiguación cataloga artículos relacionados con el mismo título. Si… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Moir'e — Moi r[ e] , a. [F., p.p. of moirer to water (silk, etc.). See {Moire}.] Watered; having a watered or clouded appearance; as of silk or metals. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Moir'e — Moi r[ e] (mw[aum] r[=a] ; m[=o] r[=a]), n. 1. A watered, clouded, or frosted appearance on textile fabrics or metallic surfaces. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. Erroneously, moire, the fabric. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 3. a wavy pattern of lines produced… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Moir — (fr., spr. Moahr), s. Moire …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Moir — (Moor), s. Weberei …   Lexikon der gesamten Technik

  • moir — obs. form of more a. and adv …   Useful english dictionary

  • Moir — This name, with variant spellings More and Mor, has two distinct possible origins, the first being an English nickname for a man of swarthy complexion, deriving from the Old French more , meaning moor or swarthy. One Johannes filius (son of) More …   Surnames reference

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