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Etymology

Middle English odour, from Old French odour, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] odor.

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
odor

Plural
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  1. Any smell, whether fragrant or offensive; scent; perfume.
  2. A strong, pervasive quality.
  3. Esteem; repute.

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Latin

Alternative spellings

  • odos (plural: odores)

Etymology

Via rhotacism from Old Latin odōs (plural: odōses), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃ed-.

Noun

odor m. (plural: odores)

  1. A smell, perfume, stench.
  2. (figuratively) Inkling, suggestion.

Inflection

Third declension (3).

Number Singular Plural
nominative odor odorēs
genitive odoris odorum
dative odorī odoribus
accusative odorem odorēs
ablative odore odoribus
vocative odor odorēs

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