the recipient of an honor, especially an honorary university degree.
Origin of honorand
1945–50; < Latin honōrandus, gerund of honōrāre to honor
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Nor did Agnes and Neale begrudge him the honorand certainly not Mrs. Heard.The Corner House Girls on a Tour
Grace Brooks Hill