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AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin amor, amōre.

NounEdit

amor m (plural amores)

  1. love

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan amor, from Latin amōre, singular ablative of amor.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

amor m (plural amors)

  1. love
    Antonym: odi

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ChavacanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish amor (love).

NounEdit

amor

  1. love

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese amor, from Latin amor, amōrem.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

amor m (plural amores)

  1. love

AntonymsEdit

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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin amor.

NounEdit

amor m (genitive singular amors, no plural)

  1. (rare) love

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InterlinguaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin amor.

NounEdit

amor

  1. love

ItalianEdit

NounEdit

amor m (invariable)

  1. Apocopic form of amore

AnagramsEdit


LadinoEdit

NounEdit

amor m (Latin spelling)

  1. love

LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From amō (I love) +‎ -or.

NounEdit

amor m (genitive amōris); third declension

  1. love
    Amor omnia vincit.
    Love conquers all.
  2. beloved
  3. sex
    • 29 bc. Vergil. Georgics, III
      amor omnibvs idem
      Sex is the same for all of them [viz., every form of man, beast, aquatic or winged life, or livestock]
  4. (plural only) love affair
InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative amor amōrēs
Genitive amōris amōrum
Dative amōrī amōribus
Accusative amōrem amōrēs
Ablative amōre amōribus
Vocative amor amōrēs
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Inflected form of amō (I love).

VerbEdit

amor

  1. first-person singular present passive indicative of amō

ReferencesEdit

  • amor in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • amor in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • amor in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • amor in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to feel affection for a person: in amore habere aliquem
    • to feel affection for a person: amore prosequi, amplecti aliquem
    • to be fired with love: amore captum, incensum, inflammatum esse, ardere
    • to banish love from one's mind: amorem ex animo eicere
    • somebody's darling: amores et deliciae alicuius
    • to be some one's favourite: in amore et deliciis esse alicui (active in deliciis habere aliquem)
  • amor in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • amor in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray

OccitanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan amor, from Latin amor, amōrem.

NounEdit

amor m (plural amors)

  1. love

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Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin amor, amōrem.

NounEdit

amor m, f (oblique plural amors, nominative singular amors, nominative plural amor)

  1. love

Usage notesEdit

  • Attestable as both a masculine and a feminine noun, sometimes both in the same text
  • Often capitalized because of the perceived importance of the word

DescendantsEdit


Old OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin amor, amōrem.

NounEdit

amor m (oblique plural amors, nominative singular amors, nominative plural amor)

  1. love
    • c. 1160, Raimbaut d'Aurenga, vers:
      Assatz sai d’amor ben parlar [...].
      Well I know how to speak of love.

DescendantsEdit


Old PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin amor (love), amōrem.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

amor m

  1. love

DescendantsEdit


PortugueseEdit

 
Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese amor, from Latin amor, amōrem, from amō (I love).

Cognate with Galician amor, Spanish amor, Catalan amor, Occitan amor, French amour, Italian amore and Romanian amor.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

amor m (plural amores)

  1. love
  2. honey (term of affection)
    Amor, cheguei.
    Honey, I'm home.

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RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin amor, borrowed from French amour, borrowed from Italian amore.

NounEdit

amor n (plural amoruri)

  1. love

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SpanishEdit

 
Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin amōrem, singular accusative of amor.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /aˈmoɾ/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -oɾ

NounEdit

amor m (plural amores)

  1. love
  2. love affair

Derived termsEdit

AnagramsEdit

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