honour (n.) Old form(s): Honors
noble rank, position of dignity, title of renown
Cor II.i.190.1[Coriolanus to Volumnia and Virgilia, of the patricians] From whom I have received ... change of honours [i.e. a new name] [alternative reading: fresh honours]
KL V.iii.127[Edgar to Edmund, of the right to draw his sword] it is the privilege of mine honours
MW II.i.42[Mistress Ford to Mistress Page, of marrying Falstaff] if it were not for one trifling respect, I could come to such honour
WT II.ii.50[Emilia to Paulina, of Hermione asking someone for help] durst not tempt a minister of honour / Lest she should be denied
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