hora

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See also: Hora, hóra, horă, höra, and høra

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew הוֹרָה(hóra) and Romanian horă, from Turkish hora, probably from Modern Greek χορό(choró), accusative of χορός(khorós, dance).[1]

Noun[edit]

hora ‎(plural horas)

  1. A circle dance popular in the Balkans and Israel.

Translations[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ “hora”, in The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition (2008).

Anagrams[edit]


Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin hōra(hour).

Noun[edit]

hora m ‎(plural hores)

  1. hour
  2. time
    ¿Qué hora ye?
    What time is it?
  3. o'clock
    les 19.00 hores
    7:00 pm

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin hōra(hour).

Noun[edit]

hora f ‎(plural hores)

  1. hour
  2. time
    Quina hora és?
    What time is it?

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See Slovene gora. From Proto-Slavic *gora, from Proto-Indo-European *gwerH-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hora f

  1. mountain
  2. (colloquial) a lot, tons

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

External links[edit]

  • hora in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • hora in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hóra, from Proto-Germanic *hōrǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *kāro-, *keh₂ro-(dear, loved).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hora f (genitive singular horu, plural horur)

  1. (vulgar) whore, (female) prostitute
  2. (vulgar, slang, pejorative) slut
  3. (nautical, humorous) tusk, cusk

Declension[edit]

Declension of hora
f1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative hora horan horur horurnar
accusative horu horuna horur horurnar
dative horu horuni horum horunum
genitive horu horunnar hora horanna

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin hōra(hour).

Noun[edit]

hora f ‎(plural horas)

  1. hour
  2. time of the day
    ¿Que hora é? — "What time is it?
  3. regular or designated time for doing something

Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

hora ‎(plural horas)

  1. hour

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

hora f ‎(plural hore)

  1. Obsolete form of ora.

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

hora

  1. Romaji transcription of ほら

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ancient Greek ὥρα(hṓra, time, season, year), from Proto-Indo-European *yeh₁-(year, season).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hōra f ‎(genitive hōrae); first declension

  1. hour
  2. time
  3. o'clock
  4. season; time of year
  5. vocative singular of hōra

hōrā f

  1. ablative singular of hōra

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative hōra hōrae
genitive hōrae hōrārum
dative hōrae hōrīs
accusative hōram hōrās
ablative hōrā hōrīs
vocative hōra hōrae

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • hora in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • hora in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • HORA in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • what time is it: quota hora est?
    • it is the third hour (= 9 A.M.: tertia hora est
    • at the time agreed on: ad horam compositam
  • hora in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • hora in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Old Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hóra, from Proto-Germanic *hōrǭ.

Noun[edit]

hōra f

  1. whore, adulteress

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese ora, from Latin hōra(hour), from Ancient Greek ὥρα(hṓra, time, season, year), from Proto-Indo-European *yeh₁-(year, season).

Cognate with Galician hora, Spanish hora, Catalan hora, Occitan ora, French heure, Italian ora and Romanian oară.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hora f (plural horas)

  1. hour (period of sixty minutes)
    Há vinte e quatro horas num dia.
    There are twenty-four hours in a day.
  2. time (point in time)
    Alguma hora eu passo aí.
    Some time I’ll hop over there.
    Que horas são?
    What time is it?

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:hora.


Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *gora, from Proto-Indo-European *gwerH-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hora f ‎(genitive singular hory, nominative plural hory, declension pattern of žena)

  1. mountain

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

External links[edit]

  • hora in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin hōra(hour).

Noun[edit]

hora f ‎(plural horas)

  1. hour
    Hay veinticuatro horas por el día.
    There are twenty-four hours in a day.
  2. time
    ¿Qué hora es?
    What time is it?
    Ya es hora de ir.
    It's time to go.

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish hōra, from Old Norse hóra, from Proto-Germanic *hōrǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *kāro-, *keh₂ro-(dear, loved). Compare Danish hore, English whore, Dutch hoer, German Hure.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hora c

  1. whore

Declension[edit]

Inflection of hora 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative hora horan horor hororna
Genitive horas horans horors horornas

Verb[edit]

hora

  1. whore

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