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Definitions and meaning of ora

ora

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -ɔːɹə

Etymology 1

Noun

ora

  1. plural of os; mouths or openings, especially of the cervix.

Etymology 2

Old English [Term?].

Noun

ora (plural oras)

  1. A unit of money among the Anglo-Saxons.

Anagrams

  • AOR, AoR, OAR, ROA, Rao, Roa, aro, oar

Albanian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɔˈɾa/

Noun

ora f

  1. definite singular of orë

Aragonese

Etymology

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun

ora f (plural oras)

  1. hour

References

  • Bal Palazios, Santiago (2002) , “ora”, in Dizionario breu de a luenga aragonesa, Zaragoza, →ISBN

Azerbaijani

Etymology

Cognate with Turkish ora.

Adverb

ora

  1. there, thither, to that place

Derived terms

  • ora-bura (hither and thither)
  • orada (there)
  • oraya (thither, to that place)
  • oradan (thence, from that place)

Antonyms

  • bura

Noun

ora

  1. that place

Declension


Blagar

Noun

ora

  1. tail

References

  • Marian Klamer, The Alor-Pantar languages: History and Typology (2017), p. 135

Catalan

Verb

ora

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of orar
  2. second-person singular imperative form of orar

Corsican

Etymology

From Latin hōra.

Noun

ora f (plural ori)

  1. hour
  2. time

Esperanto

Etymology

From oro (gold) +‎ -a (adjectival suffix).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈora/
  • Hyphenation: o‧ra
  • Rhymes: -ora

Adjective

ora (accusative singular oran, plural oraj, accusative plural orajn)

  1. golden

Related terms

  • oro

Finnish

Etymology

From Proto-Finnic *ora, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *ora, borrowed from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hā́raH (compare Sanskrit आरा (ā́rā)), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ólos (compare Old Norse alr, English awl). Cognate with Hungarian ár, Inari Sami oari, Moksha ура (ura).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈorɑ/, [ˈo̞rɑ]
  • Rhymes: -orɑ
  • Syllabification: o‧ra

Noun

ora

  1. thorn

Declension

Synonyms

  • oka
  • oras

Compounds

  • oralehti
  • orapaatsama
  • orapihlaja
  • oratuomi
  • poltinora

Anagrams

  • aro

Galician

Verb

ora

  1. third-person singular present indicative of orar
  2. second-person singular imperative of orar

Italian

Etymology 1

From Latin hōra (hour), from Ancient Greek ὥρα (hṓra, hour).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈo.ra/, [ˈoːr̺ä]
  • Hyphenation: ó‧ra

Alternative forms

  • hora (obsolete)

Noun

ora f (plural ore)

  1. hour (period of 60 minutes)
  2. time (of day), hour
Derived terms
See also
  • minuto
  • secondo

Etymology 2

From Latin hōrā, ablative case of hōra (hour).

Adverb

ora

  1. now
    Synonym: adesso
Derived terms
  • finora
  • or ora
  • per ora

Conjunction

ora

  1. and yet

Etymology 3

From Latin aura, from Ancient Greek αὔρα (aúra, breeze, soft wind). Doublet of the borrowing aura.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈɔ.ra/, [ˈɔːr̺ä]

Noun

ora f (plural ore)

  1. (poetic, regional) blow, breeze
    Synonyms: aura, brezza, venticello

Etymology 4

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb

ora

  1. inflection of orare:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Anagrams

  • aro, arò

Javanese

Adverb

ora

  1. not

Particle

ora

  1. no

Kapingamarangi

Etymology

From Proto-Oceanic [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *wada.

Pronunciation

Verb

ora

  1. To live.

Ladin

Etymology

From Latin hōra.

Noun

ora f (plural ores)

  1. hour

Synonyms

  • ëura

Preposition

ora

  1. except

Latin

Etymology 1

Unknown; possibly related to Hittite [script needed] (er-ḫa-aš /erḫaš/, line, boundary), Sanskrit आरे (āré, far), perhaps all from Proto-Indo-European *h₁erh₂- (border, line).

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈoː.ra/
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈo.ra/, [ˈɔː.ra]

Noun

ōra f (genitive ōrae); first declension

  1. border, rim, frontier, limit, edge
  2. sea coast
  3. region, country
Declension

First-declension noun.

Synonyms
  • (border, limit, edge): fīnis, labrum, limbus, līmes, margō
  • (sea coast): acta, lītus
Descendants

Etymology 2

Inflected form of ōs (mouth).

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈoː.ra/
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈo.ra/, [ˈɔː.ra]

Noun

ōra

  1. nominative plural of ōs
  2. accusative plural of ōs
  3. vocative plural of ōs

Etymology 3

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈoː.raː/
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈo.ra/, [ˈɔː.ra]

Verb

ōrā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of ōrō

References

  • ora in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ora in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • ora in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • ora in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
  • ora in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • ora in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly

Maori

Etymology

From Proto-Polynesian *ola, from Proto-Oceanic, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *wada (to exist).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈɔ.ɾa/

Verb

ora

  1. to exist
  2. to be alive, well, safe, cured, recovered, healthy
  3. to survive

Noun

ora

  1. life
  2. existence

Norwegian Bokmål

Alternative forms

  • oren

Noun

ora f sg

  1. definite feminine singular of or

Norwegian Nynorsk

Alternative forms

  • oren

Noun

ora f sg

  1. definite feminine singular of or

Occitan

Alternative forms

  • ouro (Mistralian)

Etymology

From Latin hōra (hour).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [uro]

Noun

ora f (plural oras)

  1. hour (period of 60 minutes)
  2. time (of day), hour

Derived terms

  • orari
  • oreta

See also

  • minuta
  • segonda

Old Dutch

Etymology

From the voiced Verner alternant of Proto-Germanic *ausô, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ows-.

Noun

ōra n

  1. ear

Descendants

  • Middle Dutch: ôre
    • Dutch: oor
      • Afrikaans: oor
    • Limburgish: oear

Further reading

  • “ōra”, in Oudnederlands Woordenboek, 2012

Old English

Etymology

A derivate of ear (earth)

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈoː.rɑ/

Noun

ōra m

  1. ore, unwrought metal; brass
  2. border, bank, shore

Declension

Related terms

  • ore

Old High German

Etymology

From the voiced Verner alternant of Proto-Germanic *ausô, whence also Old English ēare and English ear, Old Norse eyra (ear), Old Dutch ōra (ear), Old Saxon ōra (ear). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ows-.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈoː.ra/

Noun

ōra n

  1. ear (organ of hearing)

Declension

Descendants

  • Middle High German: ore
    • Alemannic German: Oor
    • Bavarian: Oar
    • Central Franconian: Uhr, Ohr
      • Hunsrik: Oher
      • Luxembourgish: Ouer
    • German: Ohr
    • Rhine Franconian:
      Pennsylvania German: Ohr
    • Vilamovian: ür
    • Yiddish: אויער(oyer)

References

  1. Joseph Wright, An Old High German Primer, Second Edition

Old Saxon

Etymology

From Proto-West Germanic *auʀā, from Proto-Germanic *ausô, whence also Old Frisian āre, Old English ēare and English ear, Old Norse eyra (ear), Old Dutch ōra (ear), Old High German ōra (ear). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ows-.

Noun

ōra n

  1. ear

Descendants

  • Middle Low German: ôre
    • Low German: Ohr
      • Dutch Low Saxon: oor
      • German Low German: Or, Ur
        Plautdietsch: Oa, Ua

Papiamentu

Etymology

From Portuguese hora and Spanish hora and Kabuverdianu óra.

Noun

ora

  1. time
  2. hour

Pronoun

ora

  1. when

Polish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈɔ.ra/

Verb

ora

  1. (proscribed) third-person singular present of orać

Usage notes

Standard form: orze


Portuguese

Pronunciation

  • (Portugal, Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈɔ.ɾɐ/
  • Homophone: hora

Etymology 1

From Latin hōra (hour).

Adverb

ora

  1. now

Synonyms

  • (now): agora,

Conjunction

ora … ora

  1. sometimessometimes

Interjection

ora!

  1. duh; obviously (expresses that something is obvious)
  2. oh no! (expresses frustration or irritation)

Derived terms

  • ora bem
  • ora bolas

Alternative forms

  • oras

Etymology 2

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb

ora

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of orar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of orar

Rapa Nui

Etymology

From Proto-Polynesian *ola, from Proto-Oceanic, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *wada.

Verb

ora

  1. live

Romanian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈo.ra/

Noun

ora

  1. definite nominative/accusative singular of oră

Romansch

Alternative forms

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan) aura

Etymology

From Latin aura.

Noun

ora f

  1. (Sutsilvan, Surmiran, Puter, Vallader) weather

Spanish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈoɾa/

Verb

ora

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of orar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of orar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of orar.

Tahitian

Etymology

From Proto-Polynesian *ola.

Verb

ora

  1. live

Turkish

Etymology

From o (that) +‎ -ra.

Pronoun

ora

  1. there

Source: wiktionary.org
  • OS, (Latin) a bone.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)