- Word History, Word Explorer, Word Parts
|part of speech:
||the worth or importance of something.
That car has a value of five thousand dollars.She places great value on education.
- merit, use, usefulness, worth
- similar words:
- advantage, benefit, importance
comes from a Latin word that means both "to be of value" and "to be strong and well." Valiant
(brave or heroic) and valor
(heroic courage) come from the same Latin word.
The word value
contains the following part:
val, valu, valid
that means strength; worth