hor

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See also: hör, hoor, and hór

English[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

hor (personal pronoun)

  1. (Geordie) her

References[edit]

  • Newcastle 1970s, Scott Dobson and Dick Irwin, [1]
  • Todd's Geordie Words and Phrases, George Todd, Newcastle, 1977[2]
  • Northumberland Words, English Dialect Society, R. Oliver Heslop, 1893–4[3]

Anagrams[edit]


Basque[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

hor

  1. there

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Basque *hor.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

hor

  1. (Zuberoan) dog

Breton[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

hor

  1. our

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hór.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /hoːr/, [hoɐ̯ˀ]

Noun[edit]

hor n (singular definite horet, not used in plural form)

  1. (dated) adultery
  2. lechery, whoring, fornication

Verb[edit]

hor

  1. Imperative of hore.

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse horr, from Proto-Germanic *hurhwą (dirt, mucus).

Noun[edit]

hor m

  1. booger, snot
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse horr, from a nominalization of Proto-Germanic *hurhaz (lean, thin).

Noun[edit]

hor m

  1. emaciation, famine
Derived terms[edit]

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Greek χορός (chorós).

Noun[edit]

hor m (Cyrillic spelling хор)

  1. chorus
  2. choir

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hór, from Proto-Germanic *hōrą. Related to whore.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hor n (uncountable)

  1. (archaic) adultery, fornication: begå hor “commit adultery”
    Hon fick tjugo rapp på torget för att hon begått hor.
    She received twenty lashes in the public square for committing adultery.

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