What does afore mean?

Definitions for aforeəˈfɔr, əˈfoʊr

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  1. afore(Adverb)


  2. afore(Adverb)

    In the fore part of a ship.

  3. afore(Preposition)


  4. Origin: afore, aforn, from onforan or ætforan. ()

Webster Dictionary

  1. Afore(adverb)


  2. Afore(adverb)

    in the fore part of a vessel

  3. Afore

    before (in all its senses)

  4. Afore

    before; in front of; farther forward than; as, afore the windlass

  5. Origin: [OE. afore, aforn, AS. onforan or tforan; pref. a- + fore.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Afore

    a-fōr′, prep. (B. and Shak.) beforehand, previously.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of afore in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of afore in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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