amor

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See also: Amor and amôr

Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin amor, amōre.

Noun[edit]

amor m (plural amores)

  1. love

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Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Provençal amor, from Latin amōre, singular ablative of amor, amoris.

Noun[edit]

amor m (plural amors)

  1. love

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Latin amor.

Noun[edit]

amor m (genitive singular amors, no plural)

  1. (rare) love

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Interlingua[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin amor.

Noun[edit]

amor

  1. love

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

amor m (invariable)

  1. apocopic form of amore

Anagrams[edit]


Ladino[edit]

Noun[edit]

amor m (Latin spelling)

  1. love

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From amō (I love) +‎ -or.

Noun[edit]

amor m (genitive amōris); third declension

  1. love
    Amor omnia vincit.
    Love conquers all.
  2. 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]
Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative amor amōrēs
genitive amōris amōrum
dative amōrī amōribus
accusative amōrem amōrēs
ablative amōre amōribus
vocative amor amōrēs
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Inflected form of amō (I love).

Verb[edit]

amor

  1. first-person singular present passive indicative of amō

References[edit]

  • amor in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879

Occitan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Provençal amor, from Latin amor, amōrem.

Noun[edit]

amor m (plural amors)

  1. love

Related terms[edit]


Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin amor, amōrem.

Noun[edit]

amor m, f

  1. love

Usage notes[edit]

  • 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

Descendants[edit]


Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin amor (love), amōre.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

amor m

  1. love

Descendants[edit]


Old Provençal[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin amor, amōrem.

Noun[edit]

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.

Descendants[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia pt

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese amor, from Latin amor, amōre. Cognate with Galician amor, Spanish amor, Catalan amor, Occitan amor, French amour, Italian amore and Romanian amor.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

amor m (plural amores)

  1. love

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin amor, French amour, Italian amore.

Noun[edit]

amor m

  1. love

Synonyms[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

amor m (Cyrillic spelling амор)

  1. Cupid

Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia es

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin amōre, singular ablative of amor, amōris.

Noun[edit]

amor m (plural amores)

  1. love

Anagrams[edit]