hure

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See also: Hure and hüre

Ainu[edit]

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hure (フレ)

  1. (be) red

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Verb[edit]

hure

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of huren

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Origin uncertain; probably Germanic.

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Noun[edit]

hure f (plural hures)

  1. head (of an animal, especially a boar or pig)
  2. pork brawn; head cheese

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Middle English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Old English huru (at least, especially).

Adverb[edit]

hure

  1. at intervals, frequent, at least, in any case
    hure and hure
    at intervals
    la hure
    at least
    • 1225, Dialogue on Vices and Virtue (in Middle English):
      And ðo þe on annesse wuniᵹen ne muᵹen, hure and hure, ðanne hie willeð here ibede to godde bidden, swa derneliche swa hie muᵹen, swa don hie.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  2. especially, particularly; much less
    • (Can we date this quote?) Hali Meidenhad (in Middle English):
      Ne kepeð he wið na mon, & hure wið his famon, nan half dale.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  3. truly, certainly, indeed
    • 1225, Trinity Homilies (in Middle English):
      Nis nefre no stede to strene bicumeliche bute hie ben bispused rihtliche to-gedere, ne hure riht time þenne men fasten shal oðer halgen.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  4. even
    • 1225, Lambeth Homilies (in Middle English):
      Ne mihte þer nan wiðstonden, ne prophete, ne patriarche ne hure Sancte iohannes baptiste.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Determiner[edit]

hure

  1. Alternative form of hire

Pronoun[edit]

hure

  1. Alternative form of hire

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Etymology 3[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

hure

  1. Alternative form of hire

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Etymology 4[edit]

Determiner[edit]

hure

  1. Alternative form of oure

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Etymology 5[edit]

Determiner[edit]

hure

  1. (chiefly southern West Midland and Southern dialectal) Alternative form of here (their)
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Pennsylvania German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Verb form of Hur.

Verb[edit]

hure

  1. to fornicate