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See also: Ora, orà, oră, óra, and öra

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

ora

  1. plural form of os; mouths or openings, especially of the cervix.

Etymology 2Edit

Anglo-Saxon.

NounEdit

ora (plural oras)

  1. A unit of money among the Anglo-Saxons.

AlbanianEdit

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NounEdit

ora f

  1. definite singular of orë
  2. hour (period of 60 minutes)
    Sa është ora?
    What time is it?
  3. (Albanian mythology) spirit (similar to fairy; spirit of the forest; spirit of a house; good or evil)

CatalanEdit

VerbEdit

ora

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of orar
  2. second-person singular imperative form of orar

CorsicanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin hōra.

NounEdit

ora f (plural ori)

  1. hour
  2. time

EsperantoEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

The Esperanto word oro (gold) turned into an adjective by replacing the -o suffix by the -a suffix.

AdjectiveEdit

ora (plural oraj, accusative singular oran, accusative plural orajn)

  1. golden

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FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finno-Ugric *ora. Cognates include Hungarian ár, Inari Sami oari, Moksha ура (ura). Possibly originally an Indo-European loanword, compare Old Norse alr, Sanskrit आरा (ārā).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ora

  1. thorn

DeclensionEdit

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GalicianEdit

VerbEdit

ora

  1. third-person singular present indicative of orar
  2. second-person singular imperative of orar

ItalianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin hōra (hour), from Ancient Greek ὥρα (hṓra, hour).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ora f (plural ore)

  1. hour (period of 60 minutes)
  2. time (of day), hour
    Che ora è?
    What time is it?
  3. blow, breeze

Derived termsEdit

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AdverbEdit

ora

  1. now

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ConjunctionEdit

ora

  1. and yet

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KapingamarangiEdit

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VerbEdit

ora

  1. To live.

LadinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin hōra.

NounEdit

ora f (plural ores)

  1. hour

SynonymsEdit

PrepositionEdit

ora

  1. except

LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Possibly from Proto-Indo-European *h₄orh₂-on- (shore, bank, border), related to Lithuanian oras (air, weather), Latvian ara (border, country limit, boundary), and Hittite 𒅈𒄩 (boundary, rim, line).

Also compare Ancient Greek ὅρος (hóros, border, boundary mark). Possibly related to urvo (to plough round, mark out with a plough).

NounEdit

ōra f (genitive ōrae); first declension

  1. border, rim, frontier, limit, edge
  2. sea coast
  3. region, country
InflectionEdit

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative ōra ōrae
genitive ōrae ōrārum
dative ōrae ōrīs
accusative ōram ōrās
ablative ōrā ōrīs
vocative ōra ōrae
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DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Inflected form of ōs (mouth).

NounEdit

ōra

  1. nominative plural of ōs
  2. accusative plural of ōs
  3. vocative plural of ōs

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

ōrā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of ōrō

ReferencesEdit

  • Mallory, Adams: Encyclopedia of Indo-European Culture

MaoriEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Hawaiian ola.

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VerbEdit

ora

  1. To be alive, well, safe, cured, recovered, healthy.
  2. To survive.

NounEdit

ora

  1. life

OccitanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin hōra (hour).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ora f (plural oras)

  1. hour (period of 60 minutes)
  2. time (of day), hour
    Quina ora es?
    What time is it?

Derived termsEdit

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Old DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the voiced Verner alternant of Proto-Germanic *ausô, whence also Old English ēare (English ear), Old Norse eyra (ear) (Swedish öra), Old Frisian āre, Old Saxon ōra, Old High German ora (German Ohr).

NounEdit

ōra n

  1. ear

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle Dutch: ore

Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the voiced Verner alternant of Proto-Germanic *ausô, whence also Old English ēare and English ear, Old Norse eyra (ear), Old Dutch ōra (ear), Old Saxon ōra (ear). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ows-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ōra n

  1. ear (organ of hearing)

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle High German: ore

Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *ausô, whence also Old Frisian āre, Old English ēare and English ear, Old Norse eyra (ear), Old Dutch ōra (ear), Old High German ōra (ear). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ows-.

NounEdit

ōra n

  1. ear

DescendantsEdit


PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin hōra (hour).

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

ora

  1. now

ConjunctionEdit

ora … ora

  1. sometimessometimes
    Ora ele ri, ora chora.
    Sometimes he laughs, others he cries.

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Rapa NuiEdit

EtymologyEdit

See here.

VerbEdit

ora

  1. live

RomanianEdit

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NounEdit

ora (feminine, definite singular form of oră)

  1. hour

RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan) aura

EtymologyEdit

From Latin aura.

NounEdit

ora f

  1. (Sutsilvan, Surmiran, Puter, Vallader) weather

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

ora

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of orar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of orar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of orar.

TahitianEdit

VerbEdit

ora

  1. live

TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

o (that) +‎ -ra

PronounEdit

ora

  1. there