Definitions for LORElɔr, loʊr
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
the body of knowledge, esp. of a traditional, anecdotal, or popular nature, on a particular subject:
nature lore; local lore.
learning, knowledge, or erudition.
Archaic. the process or act of teaching; instruction. something that is taught; lesson.
Origin of lore:
bef. 950; ME; OE lār, c. OFris lāre, OS, OHG lēra; cf. learn
the space between the eye and the bill of a bird, or a corresponding space in other animals, as snakes.
Origin of lore:
1615–25; < NL lōrum, L: thong, strap
lore, traditional knowledge(noun)
knowledge gained through tradition or anecdote
"early peoples passed on plant and animal lore through legend"
all the facts and traditions about a particular subject that have been accumulated over time through education or experience.
The backstory created around a fictional universe.
The region between the eyes and nostrils of birds, reptiles, and amphibians.
Origin: lār, from West Germanic *laizā, from *lais- ‘to teach’. Cognate with Dutch leer, German Lehre.
the space between the eye and bill, in birds, and the corresponding region in reptiles and fishes
the anterior portion of the cheeks of insects
that which is or may be learned or known; the knowledge gained from tradition, books, or experience; often, the whole body of knowledge possessed by a people or class of people, or pertaining to a particular subject; as, the lore of the Egyptians; priestly lore; legal lore; folklore
that which is taught; hence, instruction; wisdom; advice; counsel
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Translations for LORE
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
knowledge handed down on a subject
the lore of the sea.
- wysheid, kundigheidAfrikaans
- معرِفَه متوارَثَه عن موضوعArabic
- conhecimentoPortuguese (BR)
- die LehreGerman
- λαϊκή παράδοσηGreek
- فرهنگ نژادیFarsi
- תוֹרָה, יֶדַעHebrew
- विधा, जनश्रुतिHindi
- predaja, znanostCroatian
- (þjóðlegur) fróðleikurIcelandic
- tradicinisžinojimas, išmintisLithuanian
- zināšanas (noteiktā nozarē)Latvian
- overgeleverde kennisDutch
- tradisjon; kunnskapNorwegian
- ،افسانه،آموزش و معرفت فرهنگ نژادیPersian
- كيسه،يو معلوماتى روايتPashto
- (специальные) знанияRussian
- kunskap, kännedom, läraSwedish
- 流傳的知識Chinese (Trad.)
- практичні знанняUkrainian
- کسی موضوع پر روایات کا مجموعہUrdu
- tri thứcVietnamese
- 学问，知识Chinese (Simp.)
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