calor

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See also: Calor and calôr

Aragonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

calor f

  1. heat

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Asturian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin calor, calōrem.

Noun[edit]

calor f (plural calores)

  1. heat

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan, from Latin calor, calōrem m (heat, warmth).

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calor f (plural calors)

  1. heat

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Galician[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Attested since circa 1300. From Latin calor, calōrem.

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calor f (plural calores)

  1. heat
    • c1300, R. Martínez López (ed.), General Estoria. Versión gallega del siglo XIV. Oviedo: Publicacións de Archivum, page 247:
      do vmor et da calor se criam todas las cousas
      from moisture and heat all things grow

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References[edit]

  • calor” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • calor” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • calor” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • calor” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • calor” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From caleō (I am warm, hot; glow) +‎ -or.

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Noun[edit]

calor m (genitive calōris); third declension

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

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative calor calōrēs
Genitive calōris calōrum
Dative calōrī calōribus
Accusative calōrem calōrēs
Ablative calōre calōribus
Vocative calor calōrēs

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References[edit]

  • calor in Charlton T. Lewis and 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 Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (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

Occitan[edit]

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calor f (plural calors)

  1. (Gascony, Languedoc) heat

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References[edit]

  • Patric Guilhemjoan, Diccionari elementari occitan-francés francés-occitan (gascon), 2005, Orthez, per noste, 2005, →ISBN, page 42.
  • Diccionari General de la Lenga Occitana, L’Academia occitana – Consistòri del Gai Saber, 2008-2016, page 114.

Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese calor, from Latin calor, calōrem.

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Noun[edit]

calor m (plural calores)

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

Antonyms[edit]

  • (instance of high temperature): frio

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Adjective[edit]

calor (plural, comparable)

  1. (of weather or climate) hot
    Hoje está muito calor!
    It's very hot today!

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Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin calōrem, singular accusative of calor (heat, warmth). Compare French chaleur and English calorie.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kaˈloɾ/, [kaˈloɾ]
  • Rhymes: -oɾ
  • Hyphenation: ca‧lor

Noun[edit]

calor m (plural calores)

  1. (weather, energy) heat
    Antonym: frío
    Tengo calor.I'm hot. (literally, “I have heat.”)
    Hace calor.It's hot. (literally, “It makes heat.”)

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Usage notes[edit]

  • In Latin America, calor is colloquially feminine. Adjectives are affected as well. Hace mucha calor thus is equal to hace mucho calor. Although its use is wide, it is proscribed by the Real Academia Española.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ calor” in Diccionario panhispánico de dudas, primera edición, Real Academia Española, 2005.

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