Amor

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See also: amor and amôr

English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From the type object, 1221 Amor, itself from Latin Amor, the god of love.

Noun[edit]

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Amor (plural Amors)

  1. (astronomy) An asteroid that orbits between the orbits of Earth and Mars.

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish and Portuguese Amor. This surname was introduced in England by the Normans

Proper noun[edit]

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Amor (plural Amors)

  1. A surname​.
Statistics[edit]
  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Amor is the 19456th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 1389 individuals. Amor is most common among White (39.02%), Hispanic/Latino (36.14%) and Asian/Pacific Islander (20.59%) individuals.

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Anagrams[edit]


Cebuano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: a‧mor

Proper noun[edit]

Amor

  1. a surname
  2. a female given name

Latin[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Amor m (genitive Amōris); third declension

  1. God of Love
  2. Cupid (personification of "amor")

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative Amor Amōrēs
Genitive Amōris Amōrum
Dative Amōrī Amōribus
Accusative Amōrem Amōrēs
Ablative Amōre Amōribus
Vocative Amor Amōrēs