rore

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From rōr-, the stem of the Latin rōs (dew”, “moisture).

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rore (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) dew
    • circa 1600: William Shakespeare, The Life of Timon of Athens, act III, scene V
      Demeas: Let it bee lawfull for mee (most honorable not onerable paire) awhile to reteyne & deteyne ligate & obligate your eares with my words neither aspersed or inspersed with the flore or rore of eloquence, yee are both like in nature, & in nurture alike in Genius & both alike ingenuous. What Timon refuses Callimela refuses, what Callimela wills Timon also wills, soe that Callimela may not bee but Timons Callimela, and Timon but Callimelas Timon.

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Latin[edit]

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rōre

  1. ablative singular of rōs

Maori[edit]

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rore

  1. rainbow