valor

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Anglo-Norman valour, from continental valor, valur, valour, from Latin valor. Compare Spanish valor and valer.

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  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈvælɚ/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ælə(ɹ)

Noun[edit]

valor (usually uncountable, plural valors) (American spelling)

  1. Value; worth.
  2. Strength of mind in regard to danger; that quality which enables a person to encounter danger with firmness
    Synonyms: bravery, courage, prowess, intrepidity

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin valor, valorem (value), from Latin valeō (I am strong).

Noun[edit]

valor m (plural valores)

  1. value (numerical quantity measured, assigned or computed)
  2. price; cost
  3. value (quality that renders something desirable or valuable)
  4. value (the degree of importance one gives to something)
  5. courage; bravery
  6. (music) value (the relative duration of a musical note)

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan valor, from Late Latin valōrem, accusative of valor, from Latin valeō.

Noun[edit]

valor m (plural valors)

  1. value; worth
    • El mes de febrer de 1888, doncs, Eduard Toda ja ha reunit un fons bibliogràfic de valor considerable.
      February 1888, therefore, Eduard Toda set up a bibliographic database of considerable value

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese valor, from Late Latin valōrem, accusative of valor, from Latin valeō (I am strong).

Noun[edit]

valor m (plural valores)

  1. price; cost
  2. value (quality that renders something desirable or valuable)
  3. value (the degree of importance one gives to something)
  4. value (numerical quantity measured, assigned or computed)
  5. courage; bravery
  6. (music) value (the relative duration of a musical note)

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Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

valor (plural valores)

  1. value (quantity, level)

Ladin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin valor, valōrem, from Latin valeō.

Noun[edit]

valor m (plural valores)

  1. value

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Found in Late Latin, from valeō (I am strong) +‎ -or. Compare with the classical valētūdō.

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Noun[edit]

valor m (genitive valōris); third declension

  1. (Late Latin) value

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative valor valōrēs
Genitive valōris valōrum
Dative valōrī valōribus
Accusative valōrem valōrēs
Ablative valōre valōribus
Vocative valor valōrēs

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Old French[edit]

Noun[edit]

valor m (oblique plural valors, nominative singular valors, nominative plural valor)

  1. Alternative form of valur

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese valor, from Late Latin valōrem, accusative of valor, from Latin valeō (I am strong).

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Noun[edit]

valor m (plural valores)

  1. value (numerical quantity measured, assigned or computed)
    O valor de pi é 3,14.
    The value of pi is 3,14.
  2. value (the degree of importance one gives to something)
  3. price; cost
  4. value (quality that renders something desirable or valuable)

Quotations[edit]

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:valor.

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Further reading[edit]

  • valor” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish valor, from Late Latin valōrem, accusative of valor, from Latin valeō.

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Noun[edit]

valor m (plural valores)

  1. value (all senses) (clarification of this definition is needed)
  2. (finance) security
  3. worth
  4. courage

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