There are 4 main definitions of -or in English:

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-or 1

Pronunciation: /ə/ Pronunciation: /ɔː/

suffix

(Forming nouns) denoting a person or thing performing the action of a verb, or denoting another agent: escalator governor resistor

Origin

From Latin, sometimes via Anglo-Norman French -eour or Old French -eor (see also -ator).

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There are 4 main definitions of -or in English:

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-or 2

Pronunciation: /ə/

suffix

Forming adjectives expressing a comparative sense: junior major

Origin

Via Anglo-Norman French from Latin.

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-or 3

Pronunciation: /ə/

suffix

Forming nouns denoting a state or condition: error pallor terror

Origin

From Latin, sometimes via Old French -or, -ur.

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-or 4

Pronunciation: /ə/

suffix

US form of -our2.
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