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AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch horen.

VerbEdit

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

  1. To hear

Alemannic GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German hār, from Proto-Germanic *hērą. Compare German Haar, Dutch haar, English hair, Swedish hår.

NounEdit

hoor n

  1. (Carcoforo, anatomy) hair (the long hair on a person's head)

ReferencesEdit

  • “hoor” in Patuzzi, Umberto, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words], Luserna, Italy: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien

BavarianEdit

NounEdit

hoor ?

  1. (Sappada, Sauris, anatomy) hair

ReferencesEdit

  • “hoor” in Patuzzi, Umberto, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words], Luserna, Italy: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɦoːr/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -oːr

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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Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

hoor

  1. Alternative form of hore (whore)

ScotsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

hoor (plural hoors)

  1. hour

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

hoor (plural hoors)

  1. Doric form of hure (whore)
    Yon quine's a gey coorse wee hoor!
    That girl is a very cheeky little whore!