Last modified on 24 November 2014, at 00:26

hóra

See also: hora, höra, høra, horă, and Hora

HungarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈhoːrɒ/
  • Hyphenation: hó‧ra

Etymology 1Edit

From Romanian horă, from Greek χορός (chorós, dance).

NounEdit

hóra (plural hórák)

  1. hora (Romanian folk dance or its music)
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

(snow) +‎ -ra (sublative case ending)

NounEdit

hóra

  1. sublative singular of
    Nagy hóra van kilátás a héten. - There is a chance of heavy snowfall this week.
    Eső esett a hóra. - Rain fell on the snow.

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse hóra, from Proto-Germanic *hōrǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *kāro-, *keh₂ro- (dear, loved).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hóra f (genitive singular hóru, nominative plural hórur)

  1. (vulgar) whore, (female) prostitute
  2. (vulgar, slang, pejorative) slut
  3. (vulgar, slang, pejorative) a contemptible person, male or female

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *hōrǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *kāro-, *keh₂ro- (dear, loved). Compare Old English hora (English whore), Dutch hoer, Old High German huora (German Hure).

NounEdit

hóra f

  1. whore

DescendantsEdit