[hawr-uh, hohr-uh]
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Origin of hora

1875–80; < Modern Hebrew hōrāh < Romanian horă < Turkish hora
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commune, farm, collective, settlement, hora

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British Dictionary definitions for hora


  1. a traditional Israeli or Romanian circle dance

Word Origin for hora

from Modern Hebrew hōrāh, from Romanian horǎ, from Turkish
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