Moral

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See also: moral, morál, and morâl

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish Moral.

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Moral (plural Morals)

  1. A surname, from Spanish​.

Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Moral is the 34618th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 653 individuals. Moral is most common among Hispanic/Latino (54.06%), Asian/Pacific Islander (27.26%) and White (15.62%) individuals.

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French morale.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /moˈʁaːl/
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Noun[edit]

Moral f (genitive Moral, plural Moralen)

  1. moral, morality
    • 1928, Bertolt Brecht, Ralph Manheim, John Willet, transl., Die Dreigroschenoper [The Threepenny Opera]:
      Erst kommt das Fressen, dann kommt die Moral.
      Food is the first thing. Morals follow on.
  2. morale

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The plural form Moralen is uncommon.

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