Definitions for ourər, ˈaʊ ər; unstressed ɑr

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word our


  1. our(Pronoun)

    Belonging to us.

  2. our(Pronoun)

    Of, from, or belonging to the nation, region, or language of the speaker.

  3. our(Pronoun)

    used before a person's name to indicate that the person is in one's family, or is a very close friend.

    I'm going to see our Terry for tea.

  4. Origin: From oure, from ure, user, from unseraz, from no-s-ero-. Cognate with ús, uns, onze, unser, vor.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Our

    of I

  2. Origin: [OF. -our.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'our' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #101

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'our' in Written Corpus Frequency: #121

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Andre Borschberg:

    We ate our margin.

  2. The NAACP:

    This is our Selma.

  3. Jake Newfield:

    We had our hiccups.

  4. Warren St. John:

    Our guy is not evil.

  5. Solar Impulse:

    Our boss is the sun.

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