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EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan (compare Occitan olor), from Vulgar Latin, Late Latin olor, olōrem, from Latin odor, influenced by oleō. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₃ed- (to smell, stink).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

olor f (plural olors)

  1. smell

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ChavacanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish olor (smell).

NounEdit

olor

  1. smell; odor

LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₁el- (a type of bird, waterfowl). Cognate with Old Norse álka (auk). More at auk.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

olor m (genitive olōris); third declension

  1. (chiefly poetic) swan
InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative olor olōrēs
Genitive olōris olōrum
Dative olōrī olōribus
Accusative olōrem olōrēs
Ablative olōre olōribus
Vocative olor olōrēs
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Etymology 2Edit

Late and Vulgar Latin. From Latin odor. Confer oleo (I smell).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

olor m (genitive olōris); third declension

  1. (Late Latin, Vulgar Latin) A smell.
InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative olor olōrēs
Genitive olōris olōrum
Dative olōrī olōribus
Accusative olōrem olōrēs
Ablative olōre olōribus
Vocative olor olōrēs
DescendantsEdit

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish, from Vulgar Latin, Late Latin olor, olōrem, from Latin odor, influenced by oleō. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₃ed- (to smell, stink).

NounEdit

olor m (plural olores)

  1. smell, scent

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit