Hure

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See also: hure, hüre, and hůře

German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German huore, from Old High German huora, from Proto-Germanic *hōrǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *kéh₂ros (dear, loved). Cognate with Dutch hoer, English whore, Danish hore, Swedish hora.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈhuːʁə/
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  • Rhymes: -uːʁə

Noun[edit]

Hure f (genitive Hure, plural Huren, diminutive Hürchen n or Hürlein n, masculine Hurer or Hurenbock) (masculine forms denote clients)

  1. (mildly vulgar) whore (female prostitute)
    Synonyms: see Thesaurus:Prostituierte
  2. (vulgar, derogatory) whore; slut (sexually unreserved woman); fornicatrix, fornicator (female)

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Descendants[edit]

  • Lower Sorbian: hura

Further reading[edit]

  • Hure” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • Hure” in Uni Leipzig: Wortschatz-Lexikon
  • Hure” in Duden online

Pennsylvania German[edit]

Noun[edit]

Hure

  1. plural of Hur