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lore

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noun \ ˈlȯr \

Definition of lore

1 archaic :something that is taught :lesson
2 :something that is learned:
a :knowledge gained through study or experience
  • the lore of religious architecture
b :traditional knowledge or belief
  • tribal lore
3 :a particular body of knowledge or tradition
  • the lore of baseball heroes

Origin and Etymology of lore

Middle English, from Old English lār; akin to Old High German lēra doctrine, Old English leornian to learn


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lore

noun

Definition of lore

:the space between the eye and bill in a bird or the corresponding region in a reptile or fish usually used in plural
  • dark lores

loreal

play \ˈlȯr-ē-əl\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of lore

New Latin lorum, from Latin, thong, rein; akin to Greek eulēra reins


LORE Defined for Kids

lore

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noun \ ˈlȯr \

Definition of lore for Students

:common or traditional knowledge or belief baseball lore


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