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See also: hoor, hór, hör, and hør

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EnglishEdit

PronounEdit

hor (personal pronoun)

  1. (Geordie) her

ReferencesEdit

  • Newcastle 1970s, Scott Dobson and Dick Irwin, [1]
  • Todd's Geordie Words and Phrases, George Todd, Newcastle, 1977[2]
  • Northumberland Words, English Dialect Society, R. Oliver Heslop, 1893–4

AnagramsEdit


BasqueEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronounEdit

hor

  1. there

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Basque *hor.

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

hor

  1. (Zuberoan) dog

BretonEdit

DeterminerEdit

hor

  1. our

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse hór.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hor n (singular definite horet, not used in plural form)

  1. (dated) adultery
  2. lechery, whoring, fornication

DeclensionEdit

VerbEdit

hor

  1. imperative of hore

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch horde (braided latticework).

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

hor f (plural horren, diminutive horretje n)

  1. insect screen

IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse horr, from Proto-Germanic *hurhwą (dirt, mucus).

NounEdit

hor m (genitive singular hors, no plural)

  1. snot, mucus (from the nose)
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse horr, from a nominalization of Proto-Germanic *hurhaz (lean, thin).

NounEdit

hor m (genitive singular hors, no plural)

  1. emaciation, famine
DeclensionEdit
SynonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit

Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old English hēr.

NounEdit

hor

  1. Alternative form of her (hair)

Etymology 2Edit

From Old English hār, from Proto-Germanic *hairaz.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

hor

  1. Grey, greyish, grey-white (usually referring to hair)
  2. Having white or gray hair.
  3. Old, advanced in age.
Related termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
ReferencesEdit

NounEdit

hor

  1. An elderly person; a senior.
  2. Old age; elderliness.
DescendantsEdit
ReferencesEdit

See alsoEdit

Colors in Middle English · coloures, hewes (layout · text)
     whit      grey, hor      blak
             red ; cremesyn, gernet              citrine, aumbre ; broun, tawne              yelow, dorry ; canevas
             grasgrene              grene             
             plunket ; ewage              asure, livid              blewe, blo, pers
             violet ; inde              rose, murrey ; purpel              claret

Etymology 3Edit

From Old English hire.

PronounEdit

hor

  1. Alternative form of hire

ReferencesEdit

Etymology 4Edit

From Old English heora.

DeterminerEdit

hor

  1. (chiefly early and West Midland dialectal) Alternative form of here (their)
ReferencesEdit

Etymology 5Edit

From Old English hōre.

NounEdit

hor

  1. Alternative form of hore (whore)

Etymology 6Edit

From Old English horu, horh.

NounEdit

hor

  1. Alternative form of hore (muck)

MòchenoEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NounEdit

hor n

  1. (anatomy) hair

ReferencesEdit

  • “hor” 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

Old SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse hór, from Proto-Germanic *hōrą.

NounEdit

hōr n

  1. adultery

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit


Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Greek χορός (chorós).

NounEdit

hor m (Cyrillic spelling хор)

  1. chorus
  2. choir

SomaliEdit

NounEdit

hor ?

  1. in front

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish hōr, from Old Norse hór, from Proto-Germanic *hōrą, from Proto-Indo-European *keh₂ro- (loved). Related to English whore.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hor n (uncountable)

  1. (archaic) adultery, fornication (marital infidelity, as opposed to sexual interaction between human and, among others, fallen angel): begå hor “commit adultery”
    Hon fick tjugo rapp på torget för att hon begått hor.
    She received twenty lashes in the public square for committing adultery.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of hor 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative hor horet
Genitive hors horets

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ReferencesEdit


ZazakiEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈhoɾ]
  • Hyphenation: hor

NounEdit

hor m

  1. Alternative form of hewr