ora

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See also: Ora, orà, oră, óra, and öra

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

ora

  1. plural form of os; mouths or openings, especially of the cervix.

Etymology 2[edit]

Anglo-Saxon.

Noun[edit]

ora (plural oras)

  1. A unit of money among the Anglo-Saxons.

Albanian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ora f

  1. definite singular of orë
  2. hour (period of 60 minutes)
    Sa është ora?
    What time is it?
  3. (Albanian mythology) spirit (similar to fairy; spirit of the forest; spirit of a house; good or evil)

Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

ora

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of orar
  2. second-person singular imperative form of orar

Corsican[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin hōra.

Noun[edit]

ora f (plural ori)

  1. hour
  2. time

Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The Esperanto word oro (gold) turned into an adjective by replacing the -o suffix by the -a suffix.

Adjective[edit]

ora (plural oraj, accusative singular oran, accusative plural orajn)

  1. golden

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finno-Ugric *ora. Cognates include Hungarian ár, Inari Sami oari, Moksha ура (ura). Possibly originally an Indo-European loanword, compare Old Norse alr, Sanskrit आरा (ārā).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ora

  1. thorn

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Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

ora

  1. third-person singular present indicative of orar
  2. second-person singular imperative of orar

Italian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin hōra (hour), from Ancient Greek ὥρα (hṓra, hour).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ora f (plural ore)

  1. hour (period of 60 minutes)
  2. time (of day), hour
    Che ora è?
    What time is it?
  3. blow, breeze

Derived terms[edit]

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Adverb[edit]

ora

  1. now

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

ora

  1. and yet

Anagrams[edit]


Kapingamarangi[edit]

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Verb[edit]

ora

  1. To live.

Ladin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin hōra.

Noun[edit]

ora f (plural ores)

  1. hour

Synonyms[edit]

Preposition[edit]

ora

  1. except

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Possibly from Proto-Indo-European *h₄orh₂-on- (shore, bank, border), related to Lithuanian oras (air, weather), Latvian ara (border, country limit, boundary), and Hittite 𒅈𒄩 (boundary, rim, line).

Also compare Ancient Greek ὅρος (hóros, border, boundary mark). Possibly related to urvo (to plough round, mark out with a plough).

Noun[edit]

ōra f (genitive ōrae); first declension

  1. border, rim, frontier, limit, edge
  2. sea coast
  3. region, country
Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative ōra ōrae
genitive ōrae ōrārum
dative ōrae ōrīs
accusative ōram ōrās
ablative ōrā ōrīs
vocative ōra ōrae
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Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Inflected form of ōs (mouth).

Noun[edit]

ōra

  1. nominative plural of ōs
  2. accusative plural of ōs
  3. vocative plural of ōs

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

ōrā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of ōrō

References[edit]

  • Mallory, Adams: Encyclopedia of Indo-European Culture

Maori[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Hawaiian ola.

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Verb[edit]

ora

  1. To be alive, well, safe, cured, recovered, healthy.
  2. To survive.

Noun[edit]

ora

  1. life

Occitan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin hōra (hour).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ora f (plural oras)

  1. hour (period of 60 minutes)
  2. time (of day), hour
    Quina ora es?
    What time is it?

Derived terms[edit]

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Old Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the voiced Verner alternant of Proto-Germanic *ausô, whence also Old English ēare (English ear), Old Norse eyra (ear) (Swedish öra), Old Frisian āre, Old Saxon ōra, Old High German ora (German Ohr).

Noun[edit]

ōra n

  1. ear

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle Dutch: ore

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the voiced Verner alternant of Proto-Germanic *ausô, whence also Old English ēare and English ear, Old Norse eyra (ear), Old Dutch ōra (ear), Old Saxon ōra (ear). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ows-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ōra n

  1. ear (organ of hearing)

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle High German: ore

Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *ausô, whence also Old Frisian āre, Old English ēare and English ear, Old Norse eyra (ear), Old Dutch ōra (ear), Old High German ōra (ear). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ows-.

Noun[edit]

ōra n

  1. ear

Descendants[edit]


Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): [ˈɔ.ra]

Verb[edit]

ora

  1. (proscribed) third-person singular present of orać

Usage notes[edit]

Standard form: orze


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin hōra (hour).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ora

  1. now

Conjunction[edit]

ora … ora

  1. sometimessometimes
    Ora ele ri, ora chora.
    Sometimes he laughs, others he cries.

See also[edit]


Rapa Nui[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See here.

Verb[edit]

ora

  1. live

Romanian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ora (feminine, definite singular form of oră)

  1. hour

Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan) aura

Etymology[edit]

From Latin aura.

Noun[edit]

ora f

  1. (Sutsilvan, Surmiran, Puter, Vallader) weather

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ora

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of orar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of orar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of orar.

Tahitian[edit]

Verb[edit]

ora

  1. live

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

o (that) +‎ -ra

Pronoun[edit]

ora

  1. there