Latin definition for: rubor, ruboris


  • declension: 3rd declension
  • gender: masculine


  1. modesty, capacity to blush
  2. redness, blush
  3. shame, disgrace, what causes blush
  • Age: In use throughout the ages/unknown
  • Area: All or none
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: Very frequent, in all Elementry Latin books, top 1000+ words
  • Source: “Oxford Latin Dictionary”, 1982 (OLD)

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