What does hortatory mean?

Definitions for hortatoryˈhɔr təˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. exhortative, exhortatory, hortative, hortatory(adj)

    giving strong encouragement


  1. hortatory(Noun)

    Exhortation or advice; incitement; encouragement.

  2. hortatory(Noun)

    That which exhorts, incites, or encourages.

  3. hortatory(Adjective)

    Giving exhortation or advice; encouraging; exhortatory; inciting.

  4. Origin: From hortor.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hortatory(adj)

    giving exhortation or advise; encouraging; exhortatory; inciting; as, a hortatory speech

  2. Origin: [L. hortatorius.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hortatory in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hortatory in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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Translations for hortatory

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • προτρεπτικόςGreek
  • exhortatorioSpanish
  • exhortatifFrench
  • bemoedigend, ondersteunendDutch
  • назидательный, наставительный, поучительныйRussian

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