Characters and Our Character – The Etymology of Morality

I invite you a journey through the etymological origin of the morality. To better understand morality, lets first look at the of the see what it has to offer us. Below is an etymological reference to what certain words mean, followed by an elaboration to explain the meaning. You read the text notice the referenced bold words match the etymological meanings. You don’t need to read the etymology of the words, it’s only there for you to better relate the source words that I am using to weave etymological journey. In an effort to maximize the reception of the information, I have included an audio of post for you to listen to, if that is your preferred medium. Thank you Audio Etymology Morality “moral qualities ,” “moral instruction; morals, manner, ,” directly from Latin moralis “ proper behavior of a person in society,” literally “pertaining to manners ,” coined by Cicero (“De Fato,” II.i) to translate Greek ethikos. Latin mos (genitive moris) “one’s disposition ,” Disposition “ arrangement, order ; mood, state of mind,” “arrange, order, control, regulate ” from dis- “ apart ” (see dis-) + ponere […]

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