(uncountable) Recognition of importance or value; respect; veneration (of someone, usually for being morally upright and/or competent).
(uncountable) The state of being morally upright, honest, noble, virtuous, and magnanimous; the perception of such a state; favourable reputation; dignity.
To conform to, abide by, act in accordance with (an agreement, treaty, promise, request, or the like).
A female given name, a less common spelling of Honor.
Other Word Forms of Honour
Origin of Honour
From Anglo-Norman honour, honur, from Old French honor, from Latin honor. Displaced native Middle English menske (“honor, dignity among men”), from Old English mensk (“honor”).
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