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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From paveō ‎(tremble or quake with fear).

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NounEdit

pavor m ‎(genitive pavōris); third declension

  1. The act of trembling, quaking, throbbing or panting with fear.
  2. Fear, alarm, terror, fright, panic.
  3. Fear through expectation, dread, thrill, anxiety, trepidation.

InflectionEdit

Note that there is an old nominative singular form pavos for pavor. Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative pavor pavōrēs
genitive pavōris pavōrum
dative pavōrī pavōribus
accusative pavōrem pavōrēs
ablative pavōre pavōribus
vocative pavor pavōrēs

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ReferencesEdit

  • pavor in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • pavor in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • pavor” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • pavor in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • pavor in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese pavor, from Latin pavor.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pavor m (plural pavores)

  1. intense fear, dread

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin pavōre, singular ablative of pavor.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pavor m ‎(plural pavores)

  1. fright, fear

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