Meaning of COURAGE in English
n. the ability to disregard fear; bravery. courage of one's convictions the courage to act on one's beliefs. lose courage become less brave. pluck up (or take) courage muster one's courage. take one's courage in both hands nerve oneself to a venture.
[ ME f. OF corage, f. L cor heart ]
Concise Oxford English dictionary. Краткий оксфордский словарь английского языка. 2012