hor

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See also: hoor, hór, hör, and hør

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

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]

Determiner[edit]

hor

  1. our

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hór.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

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

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

Declension[edit]

Verb[edit]

hor

  1. imperative of hore

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch horde (braided latticework).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

hor f (plural horren, diminutive horretje n)

  1. insect screen

Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

hor m (genitive singular hors, no plural)

  1. snot, mucus (from the nose)
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Etymology 2[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

hor m (genitive singular hors, no plural)

  1. emaciation, famine
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Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old English hēr.

Noun[edit]

hor

  1. Alternative form of her (hair)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old English hār, from Proto-Germanic *hairaz.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

hor

  1. grey, greyish, grey-white (usually referring to hair)
  2. Having white or gray hair
  3. Old, advanced in age
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Noun[edit]

hor

  1. An elderly person; a senior
  2. Old age; elderliness
Descendants[edit]
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See also[edit]

Colors in Middle English · coloures, hewes (layout · text)
     whit      grey, hor      blak      broun, tawne
             claret              red ; cremesyn, gernet              citrine, aumbre              yelow, dorry ; canevas
             grasgrene              grene                           plunket ; ewage
             asure, livid              blewe, blo, pers              violet ; inde              rose, murrey ; purpel

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

hor

  1. Alternative form of hire

References[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Determiner[edit]

hor

  1. (chiefly early and West Midland dialectal) Alternative form of here (their)
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Mòcheno[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German hār, from Proto-Germanic *hērą. Compare German Haar, Dutch haar, English hair, Swedish hår.

Noun[edit]

hor n (plural [please provide])

  1. (anatomy) hair

References[edit]

  • Patuzzi, Umberto, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words], Luserna: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien

Old Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

hōr n

  1. adultery

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Greek χορός (chorós).

Noun[edit]

hor m (Cyrillic spelling хор)

  1. chorus
  2. choir

Somali[edit]

Noun[edit]

hor ?

  1. in front

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish hōr, from Old Norse hór, from Proto-Germanic *hōrą, from Proto-Indo-European *keh₂ro- (loved). Related to English whore.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hor n (uncountable)

  1. (archaic) adultery, fornication (marital infidelity, as opposed to sexual interaction between human and, among others, fallen angel): 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.

Declension[edit]

Declension of hor 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative hor horet
Genitive hors horets

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Zazaki[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

hor m (plural hori)

  1. cloud