calor

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Asturian[edit]

Asturian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia ast

Etymology[edit]

From Latin calor, calōrem.

Noun[edit]

calor f ‎(plural calores)

  1. heat

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin calor ‎(heat, warmth), calōrem.

Noun[edit]

calor f ‎(plural calors)

  1. heat

Related terms[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From caleō ‎(I am warm, hot; glow).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

calor m ‎(genitive calōris); third declension

  1. warmth, heat; glow
  2. heat of passion, zeal, ardour
  3. fire of love, ardent love

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative calor calōrēs
genitive calōris calōrum
dative calōrī calōribus
accusative calōrem calōrēs
ablative calōre calōribus
vocative calor calōrēs

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • calor in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • calor in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • calor in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • temperate climate: aer calore et frigore temperatus
    • the heat is abating: calor se frangit (opp. increscit)
  • calor in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • calor in William Smith., editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia pt

Etymology[edit]

From Latin calor, calōrem.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

calor m (plural calores)

  1. (uncountable, physics) heat
  2. an instance of high temperature

Antonyms[edit]

  • (instance of high temperature): frio

Related terms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia es

Etymology[edit]

From Latin calōre, singular ablative of calor ‎(heat, warmth), calōrem. Compare French chaleur.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

calor m ‎(plural calores)

  1. (weather, energy) heat
    Tengo calor.
    I'm hot. (lit. I have heat).
    Hace calor.
    It's hot. (lit. it makes heat).

Antonyms[edit]

Hypernyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]

See also[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • In northern Mexico, calor is colloquially feminine. Adjectives are affected as well. Hace mucha calor thus is equal to hace mucho calor.