hors

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French fors, from Old French fors, Latin forās, or from dehors.

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Adverb[edit]

hors

  1. outside
    hors la ville
    outside the city
  2. (followed by de) out (of), beyond

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Gothic[edit]

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hōrs

  1. Romanization of 𐌷𐍉𐍂𐍃

Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English hors, from Proto-Germanic *hrussą ‎(horse), from Proto-Indo-European *kers- ‎(run).

Noun[edit]

hors ‎(plural hors or horses)

  1. a horse

Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Adverb[edit]

hors

  1. (Guernsey, Jersey) out

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hrussą ‎(horse), from Proto-Indo-European *kers- ‎(run). Cognate with Old Frisian hors, Old Saxon hros, Dutch ros, Old High German hros, ros (German Ross), Old Norse hross (whence the Old Swedish hors and Icelandic hross); and, outside the Germanic languages, with Latin currō ‎(run, race).

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Noun[edit]

hors n ‎(nominative plural hors)

  1. horse

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Old French[edit]

Adverb[edit]

hors

  1. (rare or Late Old French) from; out (of)

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Old Frisian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hursą, *hrussą.

Noun[edit]

hors n

  1. horse

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English horse.

Noun[edit]

hors m ‎(Cyrillic spelling хорс)

  1. (slang) heroin

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

hors

  1. indefinite genitive singular of hor