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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dolor, dolournoun

    (poetry) painful grief


  1. dolornoun

    sorrow, grief, misery or anguish

  2. dolornoun

    a unit of pain used to theoretically weigh people's outcomes.

  3. Etymology: dolour, mainland dolor (modern douleur), from dolor.


  1. dolor

    Dolor is a Latin word literally translating to "pain" or "sorrow". It is used in English context mainly in medical terminologies to refer to severe pain. It can also refer to a sense of great suffering or distress.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dolornoun

    pain; grief; distress; anguish

  2. Etymology: [OE. dolor, dolur, dolour, F. douleur, L. dolor, fr. dolere. See 1st Dole.]

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. DOLOR

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Dolor is ranked #63373 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Dolor surname appeared 315 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Dolor.

    58.4% or 184 total occurrences were Asian.
    21.5% or 68 total occurrences were Black.
    10.7% or 34 total occurrences were White.
    6% or 19 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    3.1% or 10 total occurrences were of two or more races.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dolor in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dolor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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