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fervor

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle English, from Old French, from Latin fervor (a boiling or raging heat, heat, vehemence, passion), from fervere (to boil, be hot); see fervent.

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

fervor (countable and uncountable, plural fervors)

  1. (US) An intense, heated emotion; passion, ardor.
  2. (US) A passionate enthusiasm for some cause.
  3. (US) Heat.

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LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fervor m (genitive fervōris); third declension

  1. boiling heat
  2. fermenting
  3. ardour, passion, fury
  4. intoxication

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative fervor fervōrēs
genitive fervōris fervōrum
dative fervōrī fervōribus
accusative fervōrem fervōrēs
ablative fervōre fervōribus
vocative fervor fervōrēs

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin fervōris.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fervor m (plural fervores)

  1. fervour (passionate enthusiasm)

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin fervōris.

NounEdit

fervor m (plural fervores)

  1. fervor