Origin of Amor

< Latin: love; see amorous

amor patriae

[ah-mohr pah-tree-ahy; English ey-mawr pey-tree-ee]

noun Latin.

love of one's country; patriotism.

omnia vincit amor

[ohm-nee-ah weeng-kit ah-mohr; English om-nee-uh vin-sit ey-mawr]


love conquers all. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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amor patriae


love of one's country; patriotism

omnia vincit amor

love conquers all things

Word Origin for omnia vincit amor

from Virgil's Eclogues 10:69
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