English word favor comes from Latin favor (Good will, inclination, partiality, favor. Support.).
Favor detailed word origin explanation
|favor || Latin (lat) ||Good will, inclination, partiality, favor. Support. |
|favor || Old French (842-ca. 1400) (fro) || |
|favour || Anglo-Norman (xno) || |
|faver || Middle English (1100-1500) (enm) || |
|favor || English (eng) ||(archaic) A letter, a written communication.. (legal) Partiality; bias.. (obsolete) Appearance; look; countenance; face.. (obsolete, in the plural) Lovelocks.. A kind or helpful deed; an instance of voluntarily assisting (someone).. A small gift; a party favor.. Goodwill; benevolent regard.. Mildness or mitigation of punishment; lenity.. The object of regard; person or thing favoured. (in, [...] |
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