What is another word for honourable?

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[ ˈɒnəɹəbə͡l], [ ˈɒnəɹəbə‍l], [ ˈɒ_n_ə_ɹ_ə_b_əl]

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The word 'honour' is derived from the Old French honneur, from the Late Latin honorem, both of which mean ' regard, respect, esteem '. Honour is derived from the Latin word honos, meaning 'reputation, honour, glory '.

The concept of honour has been present in many cultures and has taken many different forms over the course of history. Honour played a significant role in the society of ancient Greece and Rome. Honour was seen as one of the most important aspects of a person's life and was central to the concept of citizenship.

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