Definitions for Hordehɔrd, hoʊrd
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
hordehɔrd, hoʊrd(n.; v.)hord•ed, hord•ing.
(n.)a large group, multitude, or number; crowd.
a tribe or troop of Asian nomads.
any nomadic group.
a moving pack or swarm of animals.
(v.i.)to gather in a horde.
Origin of horde:
1545–55; 蠐 Czech, Pol horda蠐 Turkic ordu, orda royal residence or camp; cf. Urdu
horde, host, legion(noun)
a vast multitude
a nomadic community
drove, horde, swarm(noun)
a moving crowd
A wandering troop or gang; especially, a clan or tribe of a nomadic people (originally Tatars) migrating from place to place for the sake of pasturage, plunder, etc.; a predatory multitude.
A large number of people.
We were beset by a horde of street vendors who thought we were tourists and would buy their cheap souvenirs.
Origin: Recorded in English since 1555. From horde, from German Horde, from horda, from орда, which may come directly from Mongol or from West Turkic (compare Tatar urda, 'horde', Turkish ordu, 'camp, army'), from orda, ordu, 'court, camp, horde'; akin to Kalmuk orda.
a wandering troop or gang; especially, a clan or tribe of a nomadic people migrating from place to place for the sake of pasturage, plunder, etc.; a predatory multitude
Translations for Horde
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a crowd or large number (of people etc)
Hordes of tourists thronged the temple.
- حَشْدٌ مِن، عَدَد كَبير منArabic
- hordaPortuguese (BR)
- houf; hordaCzech
- die HordeGerman
- horde; sværmDanish
- horda (histórico); multitudSpanish
- horda, ruljaCroatian
- orang banyakIndonesian
- hjörð, mergðIcelandic
- 큰 무리Korean
- minia, ordaLithuanian
- bars; pūlisLatvian
- begitu ramai atau banyakMalay
- horde, menneskemasseNorwegian
- ټولګی، ډلهPashto
- 一大群(人)Chinese (Trad.)
- bầy, lũ, đámVietnamese
- （人）群Chinese (Simp.)
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