Definitions for horaˈhɔr ə, ˈhoʊr ə

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ho•raˈhɔr ə, ˈhoʊr ə(n.)

  1. a traditional Romanian and Israeli round dance.

    Category: Music and Dance

Origin of hora:

1875–80; < ModHeb hōrāh < Romanian horă < Turkish hora


  1. hora(Noun)

    A circle dance popular in the Balkans and Israel.


  1. Hora

    Hora, also known as horo and oro, is a type of circle dance originating in the Balkans but also found in other countries.

Translations for hora

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


sixty minutes, the twenty-fourth part of a day

He spent an hour trying to start the car this morning; She'll be home in half an hour; a five-hour delay.

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