See also: hůru

Lower SorbianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

huru

  1. accusative singular of hura
  2. instrumental singular of hura

MaoriEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Polynesian, from Proto-Oceanic, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *bulu; compare Malay bulu.

NounEdit

huru (used in the reduplicated form huruhuru)

  1. hair

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Polynesian, from Proto-Oceanic, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *suluq; compare Malay suluh.

VerbEdit

huru

  1. to glow

Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English huru.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

huru

  1. especially, particularly; much less; ~ and ~, ~ thinge, especially
  2. at least; in any case
    • 1175, The Holy Rood:
      Ðe leᵹ wæs huru feowertiᵹ fæðmæ heh.
      The glade was at least 40 fathoms.
  3. truly, certainly, indeed
  4. even

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈxuː.ru/, [ˈhuː.ru]

AdverbEdit

hūru

  1. anyway, at any rate, in any case
  2. certainly, at least, indeed
    hūru fīftēne mīla brādat least fifteen miles broad
    ne hūru on hǣðene lēodecertainly not to a heathen nation
  3. yet, however
  4. especially
    Ðæt dēah tō ǣlcum and hūru tō dēopun dolgum.
    It is good for all, and especially for deep wounds.

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle English: hūre, hūru

Sranan TongoEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Dutch hoer.

NounEdit

huru

  1. whore, prostitute

SundaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

huru

  1. Romanization of ᮠᮥᮛᮥ

SwahiliEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic حُرّ(ḥurr, free).

AdjectiveEdit

huru (invariable)

  1. free, liberated

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

huru (ma class, plural mahuru)

  1. freedman, manumitted slave

SwedishEdit

AdverbEdit

huru (not comparable)

  1. (archaic) how

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit


Tataltepec ChatinoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish burro.

NounEdit

huru

  1. donkey

ReferencesEdit

  • Pride, Leslie; Pride, Kitty (1970) Vocabulario chatino de Tataltepec. Castellano-chatino, chatino-castellano (Serie de vocabularios indígenas Mariano Silva y Aceves; 15)‎[1] (in Spanish), México, D.F.: Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, pages 8, 57