What does valor mean?

Definitions for valorˈvæl ər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word valor.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. heroism, gallantry, valor, valour, valorousness, valiance, valiancy(noun)

    the qualities of a hero or heroine; exceptional or heroic courage when facing danger (especially in battle)

    "he showed great heroism in battle"; "he received a medal for valor"

Wiktionary

  1. valor(Noun)

    Value; worth.

  2. valor(Noun)

    Strength of mind in regard to danger; that quality which enables a person to encounter danger with firmness; personal bravery; courage; prowess; intrepidity.

  3. Origin: and valor, valur, valour, from valor. Compare Spanish valor and valer.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Valor(noun)

    value; worth

  2. Valor(noun)

    strength of mind in regard to danger; that quality which enables a man to encounter danger with firmness; personal bravery; courage; prowess; intrepidity

  3. Valor(noun)

    a brave man; a man of valor

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of valor in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of valor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Pete Mansoor:

    It smacks of stolen valor.

  2. Commissioner Charles Ramsey:

    Robert redefined what valor means, in my mind.

  3. Anthony Anderson:

    People often say that stolen valor is a victimless crime and to some degree it may be.

  4. La Rochefoucauld:

    Perfect valor is to behave, without witnesses, as one would act were all the world watching.

  5. President Obama:

    It is a heartbreaking circumstance for these individuals who have served our country with great valor to be killed in this fashion.

Images & Illustrations of valor


Translations for valor

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for valor »

Translation

Find a translation for the valor definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these valor definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"valor." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 16 Aug. 2017. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/valor>.

Are we missing a good definition for valor? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for valor:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.