What does valor mean?

Definitions for valor
ˈvæl ərval·or

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. heroism, gallantry, valor, valour, valorousness, valiance, valiancynoun

    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. valornoun

    Value; worth.

    Etymology: and valor, valur, valour, from valor. Compare Spanish valor and valer.

  2. valornoun

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

    Etymology: and valor, valur, valour, from valor. Compare Spanish valor and valer.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Valornoun

    value; worth

  2. Valornoun

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

  3. Valornoun

    a brave man; a man of valor

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. valor

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

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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

Examples of valor in a Sentence

  1. Plutarch:

    Distressed valor challenges great respect, even from an enemy.

  2. Bin Laden:

    We went to Afghanistan to get the terrorists who attacked us on 9/11. We delivered justice to Bin Laden and we degraded the terrorist threat of al Qaeda in Afghanistan. After 20 years of American valor and sacrifice, it's time to bring our troops home.

  3. Andrea Dworkin:

    En esta sociedad, la norma de la masculinidad es la agresión fálica. la sexualidad masculina es, por definición, intensamente y rígidamente fálica. la identidad de un hombre se encuentra en su concepción de sí mismo como el poseedor de un falo; valor de un hombre se encuentra en su orgullo por la identidad fálica. la principal característica de la identidad fálica es que vale la pena es totalmente supeditado a la posesión de un falo. ya que los hombres no tienen otros criterios para la pena, hay otra noción de identidad, los que no tienen falos no se reconocen como plenamente humana.

  4. Anthony Anderson:

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

  5. Mick Mulroy:

    The U.S. Military is far better off because of the contributions of women, said Mick Mulroy, a retired Marine and former deputy assistant Secretary of Defense for the Middle East and an ABC News contributor. They have been awarded for their valor on the battlefield and many have given the ultimate sacrifice for their country. We should take this time to ensure every American is aware of this history and not listening to those who are either unaware of this history or deliberately misrepresenting it, he said.

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