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English word adore comes from Latin oro (I orate, deliver a speech. I plead, beg. I pray, entreat.), Latin ad ((direction) toward, to, on, up to, for.).

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Adore detailed word origin explanation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
oro Latin (lat) I orate, deliver a speech. I plead, beg. I pray, entreat.
ad Latin (lat) (direction) toward, to, on, up to, for.
adoro Latin (lat) (in a non-religious sense) I admire, esteem highly, marvel at, revere. (religion, of gods or related objects) I revere, honor, worship, adore. I bring an accusation, accuse. I speak to someone to obtain something; ask, entreat, pray to, beseech, implore, plead. I speak to, accost, address; negotiate a matter with.
aorer Old French (fro) To praise or to pray to (chiefly God, the Christian deity); to adore.
aouren Middle English (enm)
adore English (eng) (obsolete) To adorn.. To be very fond of.. To love with one's entire heart and soul; regard with deep respect and affection.. To worship.

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