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Origin of valor
Examples from the Web for valor
Even the valor of tragedy is denied to Daisy, “a woman born with a voice that lacks a tragic register.”
The founder of Valor por Tamaulipas disputes this version of events and has characterized it as disinformation.
Understandably the narcos wanted to know the real identities of Felina and her compañeros at Valor por Tamaulipas.
The founder of Valor por Tamaulipas confirmed that the photos are of Felina.
Ground war remained, inevitably, a place of high sacrifice as well as valor.Blood and War: The Hard Truth About ‘Boots on the Ground’|Clive Irving|September 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Her ancestors were of king's blood, and the more immediate of them were distinguished for their valor and high birth.Paris: With Pen and Pencil|David W. Bartlett
Personal exhibitions of valor and determination there were; but the main body had lost heart, and were weary and hungry.Campaigns of a Non-Combatant,|George Alfred Townsend
Henry V, on the other hand, was merely anxious to make himself and his house popular by deeds of valor.An Introduction to the History of Western Europe|James Harvey Robinson
He was awarded a medal for valor on the field of action, but he valued more the wound which he had won in fighting for Italy.Builders of United Italy|Rupert Sargent Holland
My remark was most uncourteousparticularly to one who has ere now given no equivocal proof of his valor.Wagner, the Wehr-Wolf|George W. M. Reynolds
c.1300, "value, worth," from Old French valour "strength, value, valor," from Late Latin valorem (nominative valor) "value, worth," from stem of Latin valere "be worth, be strong" (see valiant). The meaning "courage" is first recorded 1580s, from Italian valore, from the same Late Latin word. (The Middle English word also had a sense of "worth or worthiness in respect of manly qualities").
see discretion is the better part of valor.