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See also: hor, Hoor, hör, and Höör

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AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch horen.

VerbEdit

hoor (present hoor, present participle horende, past participle gehoor)

  1. To hear

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

hoor

  1. modal particle indicating reassurance or confidence from the speaker: certainly, surely, at all, but often weak and untranslatable
    Straks komen we nog te laat! — Nee hoor, we hebben nog genoeg tijd.
    We'll be late! — Nah, surely not, we have plenty of time.
    Wilt u het bonnetje? — Nee hoor, bedankt.
    Do you want the receipt? — No, thanks.
  2. modal particle indicating disagreement or a certain nuance with an earlier statement: regardless, despite that, anyway, you know
    De kou valt best mee. — Nou, ik vind het toch wel koud hoor!
    The cold isn't so bad. — Well, I still think it's pretty cold regardless!

VerbEdit

hoor

  1. first-person singular present indicative of horen
  2. imperative of horen

EstonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *hōrǭ. Possibly a newer loan from Old Swedish hōra. Cognate to Finnish huora and English whore.

NounEdit

hoor (genitive hoora, partitive hoora)

  1. whore

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ScotsEdit

NounEdit

hoor

  1. hour
  2. whore (Doric)
    Yon quine's a gey coorse wee hoor!