horo

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See also: ĥoro, horō, hōrō, hörö, and horo-

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Japanese 母衣(ほろ) (horo, cloak).

Noun[edit]

horo (plural horos)

  1. (historical) A large cloak worn by Japanese warriors to protect against arrows.

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

horo f

  1. vocative singular of hora

Esperanto[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin hōra, from Ancient Greek ὥρα (hṓra, time, season, year). Compare French heure, Italian ora, Spanish hora, Romanian oară, German Uhr, Dutch uur, Welsh awr.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈhoro]
  • Audio:
    (file)
  • Rhymes: -oro
  • Hyphenation: ho‧ro

Noun[edit]

horo (accusative singular horon, plural horoj, accusative plural horojn)

  1. hour (period of 60 minutes)
    Estas dudek kvar horoj tage.There are twenty-four hours in a day.
    Estas la oka horo.It's eight o'clock. (literally, “It is the eighth hour.”)
  2. time (of day)
    Kioma horo estas?What time is it? (literally, “Which hour is it?”)

Hypernyms[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably an alteration of huora (or earlier hoora), possibly by association with an earlier dialectal horo (crack, hole).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈhoro/, [ˈho̞ro̞]
  • Rhymes: -oro
  • Syllabification: ho‧ro

Noun[edit]

horo

  1. (colloquial, derogatory) ho, slut, whore

Declension[edit]

Inflection of horo (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative horo horot
genitive horon horojen
partitive horoa horoja
illative horoon horoihin
singular plural
nominative horo horot
accusative nom. horo horot
gen. horon
genitive horon horojen
partitive horoa horoja
inessive horossa horoissa
elative horosta horoista
illative horoon horoihin
adessive horolla horoilla
ablative horolta horoilta
allative horolle horoille
essive horona horoina
translative horoksi horoiksi
instructive horoin
abessive horotta horoitta
comitative horoineen
Possessive forms of horo (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person horoni horomme
2nd person horosi horonne
3rd person horonsa

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Ido[edit]

Noun[edit]

horo (plural hori)

  1. hour

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

horo

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ほろ

Old Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hurhwą.

Noun[edit]

horo n

  1. mud

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle Dutch: hōre

Further reading[edit]

  • horo”, in Oudnederlands Woordenboek, 2012

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hurhwą.

Noun[edit]

horo n (genitive horowes)

  1. swampy soil

Yoruba[edit]

Àwòrán hóró ẹ̀jẹ̀ pupa ti ibà tí kóràn

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun sense derives from ideophone sense

Pronunciation[edit]

Ideophone[edit]

hóró

  1. (of a small round object) being in small quantity

Noun[edit]

hóró

  1. seed, tablet
    Synonym: irúgbìn
  2. (by extension, biology, cytology) cell
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun sense derives from ideophone sense

Pronunciation[edit]

Ideophone[edit]

horo

  1. of a roundish confined space

Noun[edit]

horo

  1. a confined, narrow alley

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun sense derives from ideophone sense

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hòrò

  1. deep pit or hole
    Synonyms: ọ̀gbun, kòtò
Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

horó

  1. table
    Synonyms: ọpọ́n, tábìlì