shour

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Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English sċūr, from Proto-Germanic *skūrō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

shour (plural shoures)

  1. A rain shower; precipitation.
  2. An assault or attack.
  3. hardship, struggle.

Descendants[edit]

  • English: shower
  • Scots: schour, shower