What does amour mean?

Definitions for amour
əˈmʊəramour

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. affair, affaire, intimacy, liaison, involvement, amournoun

    a usually secretive or illicit sexual relationship

Wiktionary

  1. amournoun

    A love affair.

  2. amournoun

    A lover.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Amournoun

    love; affection

    Etymology: [F., fr. L. amor love.]

  2. Amournoun

    love making; a love affair; usually, an unlawful connection in love; a love intrigue; an illicit love affair

    Etymology: [F., fr. L. amor love.]

Freebase

  1. Amour

    Amour is a musical fantasy with an English book by Jeremy Sams, music by Michel Legrand, and lyrics by Didier Van Cauwelaert, who wrote the original French libretto. The musical is adapted from the 1943 short story Le Passe-Muraille by Marcel Aymé and set in Paris shortly after World War II. It centers on a shy, unassuming clerk who develops the ability to walk through walls, and who challenges himself to stick to his moral center and change others' lives, and his own, as a result.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Amour

    am-ōōr′, n. a love intrigue, or illicit affection: a love affair (humorously only, for the old innocent sense is now obsolete).—n. Amourette′, a petty love affair: the love-grass, or quaking-grass: a cupid.—Amour propre, self-esteem ready to take offence at slights. [Fr.—L. amor, love.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of amour in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of amour in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of amour in a Sentence

  1. Charles de LEUSSE:

    Kissing hides the lips; but shows our love. (S'embrasser cache les lèvres ; - Mais montre notre amour.)

  2. Charles de LEUSSE:

    Love is winning the war without starting the war. (L'amour, c'est gagner la guerre sans commencer la guerre)

  3. Charles de LEUSSE:

    God became man; and the love, woman. (Dieu s'est fait homme; - Et l'amour, femme.)

  4. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    La créativité et l'innovation émergent de son amour pour la vie. Vous devez être en amour avec la vie, afin de faire preuve de créativité et d'innovation, de sorte que vous pouvez améliorer la beauté, l'élégance et la grâce de la vie.

  5. Charles de LEUSSE:

    Our tax on love Collects on the lip. (Notre impôt sur l'amour - Se collecte sur les lèvres.)

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