- vignola, giacomo da,
- vigo, jean,
Origin of vigor
Examples from the Web for vigour
Vibration promotes life and vigour, strength and beauty...Vibrate Your Body and Make It Well.'Hysteria' and the Long, Strange History of the Vibrator|Marlow Stern|April 27, 2012|DAILY BEAST
So long as they preserve their vigour and command the Burmans' belief, there is not much fear.The Pacification of Burma|Sir Charles Haukes Todd Crosthwaite
Taken as he was by surprise, Edward showed at once the vigour and rapidity of his temper.History of the English People, Volume II (of 8)|John Richard Green
The horse now stood staring on view: fire in his eye, and vigour in his every limb.Mr. Sponge's Sporting Tour|R. S. Surtees
The dancers throw themselves into the performance with a degree of vigour and energy of which we Teutons have no notion.Odd Bits of History|Henry W. Wolff
By all accounts he dealt with the slave-traders in Africa with a good deal of vigour.Plays: Lady Frederick, The Explorer, A Man of Honor|William Somerset Maugham
Word Origin for vigour
c.1300, from Anglo-French vigour, Old French vigor, from Latin vigorem (nominative vigor) "liveliness, activity, force," from vigere "be lively, flourish, thrive," from PIE *wog-/*weg- "be lively or active" (see vigil).
see vim and vigor.