Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Honour"

The meaning of "Honour" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does consider it an honour mean?
A: treat this as something important
Q: What does I suppose its all about honour...making your ancestors proud. mean?
A: it means doing something that would make your family proud! For example, if your elder relatives were alive to see it, they would be proud of what you are doing!
Q: What does you will do me the honour mean?
A: @Ri-na It's an old way to say "would you be kind enough...?"

A very polite "would you...?"
Q: What does You honour me by letting me teach you mean?
A: Basically by asking you to teach them, they're saying "you know more about this than I do", which is why it honours you.

Example sentences using "Honour"

Q: Please show me example sentences with honour.
A: *in the US we spell it honor, but in the UK(& probably everywhere else) it is spelled honour*

1. she is my maid of honor
2. it is an honor to meet you
3. it would be an honor to give a speech
4. we honor our deceased family

Synonyms of "Honour" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between honour and glory ?
A: Honor ("honour" is the British spelling) is a person's sense of justice or their reputation as someone deserving of respect. Glory is the fame that comes from victories or grear deeds.
Q: What is the difference between such an honour and such honour ?
A: "such an honour" the honour is realised, for example, if you met someone new, you'd say about it that "it was such an honour" because you felt it, but if someone else was the one meeting someone new, you'll say that " it was such honour for them".

Translations of "Honour"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? "we must honour the contract", sounds natural?if not, would you please correct for me?
A: that's fine, perfectly common
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? I am honour
A: I'm honored (US).

I'm honoured (UK).
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? For or to me it is great honour? which one is correct for me or to me?
A: You can use both of them . 'For me it's a great honour' 'to me it's a great honour'
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? honour
A: In US English, we spell it as 'honor'. The version you used is English as well, but in the UK. They spell things a little differently than us but the words are pronounced the same and have the same meaning.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? honour
A: Honor (US)/Honour(UK)

Other questions about "Honour"

Q: He was named in honour of his grandfather. does this sound natural?
A: I'd say you'd mainly use "in honour" if their grandfather has passed away.
Q: it's a big honour for me to serve Your Higness ! does this sound natural?
A: Yes, just the capitalization and spelling is off. Won't matter in spoken language, of course.
Q: You must do me this honour,you must promise me that you'll survive,that you won't give up. No matter what happens,no matter how hopeless. does this sound natural?
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: It's an honour for me, thank you! does this sound natural?
A: Yes,correct

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