honor

  • 1 Honor — Hon or ([o^]n [ e]r), n. [OE. honor, honour, onour, onur, OF. honor, onor, honur, onur, honour, onour, F. honneur, fr. L. honor, honos.] [Written also {honour}.] 1. Esteem due or paid to worth; high estimation; respect; consideration; reverence;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 HONOR — HONOR, the high respect, esteem, reverence, admiration, or approbation shown, felt toward, or received by a deity or person. Honor is accorded to those in a position of authority (Gen. 45:13) achieved by heroism (Judg. 8:22; I Sam. 18:5), wisdom… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 3 honor — (Del lat. honor, ōris). 1. m. Cualidad moral que lleva al cumplimiento de los propios deberes respecto del prójimo y de uno mismo. 2. Gloria o buena reputación que sigue a la virtud, al mérito o a las acciones heroicas, la cual trasciende a las… …

    Diccionario de la lengua española

  • 4 honor — [än′ər] n. [ME honour < OFr < L honor, honos, official dignity, repute, esteem] 1. high regard or great respect given, received, or enjoyed; esp., a) glory; fame; renown b) good reputation; credit 2. a keen sense of right and wrong;… …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 honor — sustantivo masculino 1. (no contable) Cualidad por la que una persona o una cosa merece el respeto y la consideración de los demás y el suyo propio: un hombre de honor. El honor obliga a luchar hasta el fin en las batallas. 2. Buena fama que… …

    Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • 6 honor — n 1 glory, renown, *fame, celebrity, éclat, reputation, repute, notoriety Analogous words: esteem, respect, *regard, admiration: reverence, veneration, worship, adoration (see under REVERE): prestige, credit, authority, *influence, weight… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 7 honor — hon·or vt hon·ored, hon·or·ing 1: to accept and pay the bank honor ed the check 2: to purchase or discount (a draft) in compliance with a letter of credit Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

    Law dictionary

  • 8 Honor — Hon or, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Honored}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Honoring}.] [OE. honouren, onouren, OF. honorer, honourer, F. honorer, fr. L. honorare, fr. honor, n.] 1. To regard or treat with honor, esteem, or respect; to revere; to treat with… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 honor — (Brit. honour) ► NOUN 1) high respect. 2) pride and pleasure from being shown respect. 3) a clear sense of what is morally right. 4) a person or thing that brings credit. 5) a thing conferred as a distinction. 6) (hon …

    English terms dictionary

  • 10 honor — 1. en honor. Cuando significa ‘como homenaje a alguien o algo’, el complemento que expresa la persona o cosa homenajeada va introducido por la preposición de: «En honor de tan distinguido huésped, se organizaron grandes festejos» (Leyva Piñata… …

    Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • 11 honor — {{/stl 13}}{{stl 8}}rz. mnż I, D. u, Mc. honororze, blm {{/stl 8}}{{stl 20}} {{/stl 20}}{{stl 12}}1. {{/stl 12}}{{stl 7}} dobra reputacja, dobre imię, poczucie dumy i godności osobistej : {{/stl 7}}{{stl 10}}Poczucie honoru. Człowiek honoru.… …

    Langenscheidt Polski wyjaśnień

  • 12 Honor — (lat. Ehre) steht für Honor Imperii (Ehre des Reiches) Terminus der Mediävistik Medal of Honor, US Ehrenmedaille Men of Honor, US amerikanisches Filmdrama von George Tillman Secret Honor, Spielfilm von Robert Altman (1984) Hall of Honor, US… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 13 honor — [n1] respect account, adoration, adulation, aggrandizement, apotheosis, approbation, attention, canonization, celebration, confidence, consideration, credit, deference, deification, dignity, distinction, elevation, esteem, exaltation, faith, fame …

    New thesaurus

  • 14 Honor — Honor: Honor (группа) Honor См. также Honorius Honoris causa Honores mutant mores …

    Википедия

  • 15 honor — the American spelling of honour * * * honor UK US /ˈɒnər/ noun [C], verb US ► HONOUR(Cf. ↑honour) …

    Financial and business terms

  • 16 Honor — Honor, MI U.S. village in Michigan Population (2000): 299 Housing Units (2000): 153 Land area (2000): 0.550506 sq. miles (1.425803 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.550506 sq. miles (1.425803 sq …

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  • 17 Honor, MI — U.S. village in Michigan Population (2000): 299 Housing Units (2000): 153 Land area (2000): 0.550506 sq. miles (1.425803 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.550506 sq. miles (1.425803 sq. km) FIPS… …

    StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • 18 honor — hȍnor ž DEFINICIJA 1. (Honor) mit. rimska božica časti, utjelovljenje časti 2. čast, ugled; počasno mjesto SINTAGMA honoris causa (izg. honóris kȁuza) radi počasti, iz počasti ETIMOLOGIJA lat. honor …

    Hrvatski jezični portal

  • 19 honor — |ô| s. m. 1. Honra. 2. dama de honor: dama da corte da rainha …

    Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • 20 Honor — (lat. u. ital.), Ehre, s.d.; H. di littĕra, die Ehre des Wechselbriefes, d.h. dessen Annahme zum Auszahlen; Honorant, der, welcher einen Wechsel für Rechnung eines Andern annimmt. Honōris causa, der Ehre halber; Honōres mutant mores, Würden… …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon