rubor

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

rubor (plural rubors)

  1. (pathology) Redness, one of the main signs of inflammation.

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Etymology[edit]

From rubeō (I am red, reddish) +‎ -or.

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Noun[edit]

rubor m (genitive rubōris); third declension

  1. redness, blush, modesty, shame, disgrace
    Dixit duas res ei rubori fuisse.
    He said that two things had abashed him.
  2. (metonymically) The cause of shame; shame, disgrace.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative rubor rubōrēs
genitive rubōris rubōrum
dative rubōrī rubōribus
accusative rubōrem rubōrēs
ablative rubōre rubōribus
vocative rubor rubōrēs

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Etymology[edit]

Latin rubor

Noun[edit]

rubor m (plural rubores)

  1. blushing, blush
  2. embarrassment, shame