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EnglishEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

From Hebrew הוֹרָה(hóra), Yiddish האָרע (hóre) and Romanian horă, from Turkish hora, probably from Greek χορός (chorós, dance).[1]

NounEdit

hora (plural horas)

  1. A circle dance popular in the Balkans, Israel and Yiddish culture worldwide.
TranslationsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Sanskrit होरा (horā, hour).

NounEdit

hora (uncountable)

  1. A branch of traditional Indian astrology, dealing with the finer points of predictive methods.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ “hora”, in The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition (2008).

AnagramsEdit


AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin hōra (hour).

NounEdit

hora m (plural hores)

  1. hour
  2. time
    ¿Qué hora ye?
    What time is it?
  3. o'clock
    les 19.00 hores
    7:00 pm

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin hōra (hour).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hora f (plural hores)

  1. hour (sixty minutes)
  2. time (the moment as indicated by a clock)
    Quina hora és?
    What time is it?
  3. time (the appropriate hour to do something)

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *gora, from Proto-Indo-European *gwerH-.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɦora/
  • (file)

NounEdit

hora f

  1. mountain
  2. (colloquial) a lot, tons
DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit


Eastern Huasteca NahuatlEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish hora

NounEdit

hora

  1. hour.

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse hóra, from Proto-Germanic *hōrǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *keh₂ros (dear, loved).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hora f (genitive singular horu, plural horur)

  1. (vulgar) whore, (female) prostitute
  2. (vulgar, slang, derogatory) slut
  3. (nautical, humorous) tusk, cusk

DeclensionEdit

Declension of hora
f1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative hora horan horur horurnar
accusative horu horuna horur horurnar
dative horu horuni horum horunum
genitive horu horunnar hora horanna

SynonymsEdit


GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin hōra (hour).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈɔɾɐ], [ˈoɾɐ]

NounEdit

hora f (plural horas)

  1. hour
  2. time of the day
    ¿Que hora é? — "What time is it?
  3. regular or designated time for doing something

InterlinguaEdit

NounEdit

hora (plural horas)

  1. hour

Derived termsEdit


ItalianEdit

NounEdit

hora f (plural hore)

  1. Obsolete form of ora.

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

hora

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ほら

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek ὥρα (hṓra, time, season, year), from Proto-Indo-European *yeh₁- (year, season).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hōra f (genitive hōrae); first declension

  1. hour
  2. time
  3. o'clock
  4. season; time of year
  5. vocative singular of hōra

hōrā f

  1. ablative singular of hōra

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative hōra hōrae
Genitive hōrae hōrārum
Dative hōrae hōrīs
Accusative hōram hōrās
Ablative hōrā hōrīs
Vocative hōra hōrae

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • hora in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • hora in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • hora in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • what time is it: quota hora est?
    • it is the third hour (= 9 A.M.: tertia hora est
    • at the time agreed on: ad horam compositam
  • hora in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • hora in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Middle EnglishEdit

DeterminerEdit

hora

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

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

hora m or f

  1. definite feminine singular of hore

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

hora f

  1. definite singular of hore

Old SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse hóra, from Proto-Germanic *hōrǭ.

NounEdit

hōra f

  1. whore, adulteress

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit


PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese ora, from Latin hōra (hour), from Ancient Greek ὥρα (hṓra, time, season, year), from Proto-Indo-European *yeh₁- (year, season).

Cognate with Galician hora, Spanish hora, Catalan hora, Occitan ora, French heure, Italian ora and Romanian oară.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hora f (plural horas)

  1. hour (period of sixty minutes)
    Há vinte e quatro horas num dia.
    There are twenty-four hours in a day.
  2. time (point in time)
    Alguma hora eu passo aí.
    Some time I’ll hop over there.
    Que horas são?
    What time is it?

QuotationsEdit

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:hora.


SlovakEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *gora, from Proto-Indo-European *gwerH-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hora f (genitive singular hory, nominative plural hory, genitive plural hôr, declension pattern of žena)

  1. mountain

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • hora in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin hōra (hour).

NounEdit

hora f (plural horas)

  1. hour
    Hay veinticuatro horas por el día.
    There are twenty-four hours in a day.
  2. time
    ¿Qué hora es?
    What time is it?
    Ya es hora de ir.
    It's time to go.

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish hōra, from Old Norse hóra, from Proto-Germanic *hōrǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *kāro-, *keh₂ro- (dear, loved). Compare Danish hore, English whore, Dutch hoer, German Hure.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hora c

  1. whore

DeclensionEdit

Declension of hora 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative hora horan horor hororna
Genitive horas horans horors horornas

VerbEdit

hora

  1. whore

ConjugationEdit

Related termsEdit