hora

[ hawr-uh, hohr-uh ]
/ ˈhɔr ə, ˈhoʊr ə /

noun

a traditional Romanian and Israeli round dance.

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Origin of hora

1875–80; <Modern Hebrew hōrāh<Romanian horă<Turkish hora
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British Dictionary definitions for hora

hora
/ (ˈhɔːrə) /

noun

a traditional Israeli or Romanian circle dance

Word Origin for hora

from Modern Hebrew hōrāh, from Romanian horǎ, from Turkish
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