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]

Pronoun[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).

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

  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]

Old Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

hōr n

  1. adultery

Declension[edit]

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing 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.

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