adorer etymology

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

Detailed word origin of adorer

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.
ad- Latin (lat) To.
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.
adorer French (fra) (religion) to worship. To love, to adore.

Words with the same origin as adorer

Descendants of oro
adorable adorateur adoration oraison prosateur prosatrice prose pérorer
Descendants of ad
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Descendants of ad-
accepter accident apparemment appeler apprendre arrêter assurer avocat faire