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AinuEdit

VerbEdit

hure (フレ)

  1. (be) red

DutchEdit

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Origin uncertain; probably Germanic.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hure f (plural hures)

  1. head (of an animal, especially a boar or pig)
  2. pork brawn; head cheese

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Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old English huru (at least, especially).

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PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

hure

  1. at intervals, frequent, at least, in any case
    hure and hure
    at intervals
    la hure
    at least
    • 1225, Dialogue on Vices and Virtue:
      And ðo þe on annesse wuniᵹen ne muᵹen, hure and hure, ðanne hie willeð here ibede to godde bidden, swa derneliche swa hie muᵹen, swa don hie.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  2. especially, particularly; much less
    • (Can we date this quote?) Hali Meidenhad:
      Ne kepeð he wið na mon, & hure wið his famon, nan half dale.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  3. truly, certainly, indeed
    • 1225, Trinity Homilies:
      Nis nefre no stede to strene bicumeliche bute hie ben bispused rihtliche to-gedere, ne hure riht time þenne men fasten shal oðer halgen.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  4. even
    • 1225, Lambeth Homilies:
      Ne mihte þer nan wiðstonden, ne prophete, ne patriarche ne hure Sancte iohannes baptiste.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old English hiere.

DeterminerEdit

hure

  1. Alternative form of hire

PronounEdit

hure

  1. Alternative form of hire

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Etymology 3Edit

From Old English hire.

PronounEdit

hure

  1. Alternative form of hire

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Etymology 4Edit

From Old English ure.

DeterminerEdit

hure

  1. Alternative form of oure

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Etymology 5Edit

From Old English heora.

DeterminerEdit

hure

  1. (chiefly southern West Midland and Southern dialectal) Alternative form of here (their)
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Etymology 6Edit

From Old English hōre.

NounEdit

hure

  1. Alternative form of hore (whore)

Etymology 7Edit

From Old English ġehorwian, ġehorgian.

VerbEdit

hure

  1. Alternative form of horyen

Pennsylvania GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Verb form of Hur.

VerbEdit

hure

  1. to fornicate