pudor

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin pudor (sense of modesty or shame), from pudet (it shames), as is pudency (via pudentia).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpjuːdɔː/, /ˈpjuːdər/

Noun[edit]

pudor (uncountable)

  1. An appropriate sense of modesty or shame.
    • 1922, James Joyce, Ulysses:
      Woman, undoing with sweet pudor her belt of rushrope, offers her allmoist yoni to man’s lingam.

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Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Latin pudor, pudōrem.

Noun[edit]

pudor m (plural pudors)

  1. shame
    Synonym: vergonya
  2. modesty

Etymology 2[edit]

Latin pūtor

Noun[edit]

pudor f (plural pudors)

  1. stench, malodor

Further reading[edit]

  • “pudor” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From pudet (it shames) +‎ -or.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pudor m (genitive pudōris); third declension

  1. A sense of shame; shamefacedness, shyness; ignominy, disgrace; humiliation.
    Synonym: verēcundia
  2. Modesty, decency, propriety, scrupulousness, chastity.
  3. A blush.

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative pudor pudōrēs
Genitive pudōris pudōrum
Dative pudōrī pudōribus
Accusative pudōrem pudōrēs
Ablative pudōre pudōribus
Vocative pudor pudōrēs

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Descendants[edit]

  • Catalan: pudor
  • English: pudor
  • French: pudeur
  • Italian: pudore

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin pudor, pudōrem.

Pronunciation[edit]

 

  • Hyphenation: pu‧dor
  • Rhymes: -oɾ, -oʁ

Noun[edit]

pudor m (plural pudores)

  1. pudor (appropriate sense of modesty or shame)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin pudor, pudōrem.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pudor m (plural pudores)

  1. shame
    Synonym: vergüenza
  2. modesty

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