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English

From Hebrew הוֹרָה (hóra), Yiddish האָרע (hóre) and Romanian horă, from Turkish hora, probably from Greek χορός (chorós, dance).

Asturian

From Latin hōra (hour).

Catalan

From Latin hōra (hour).

Czech

From Proto-Slavic *gora, from Proto-Indo-European *gwerH-.

Eastern Huasteca Nahuatl

From Spanish hora

Faroese

From Old Norse hóra, from Proto-Germanic *hōrǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *keh₂ros (dear, loved).

Galician

From Latin hōra (hour).

Latin

Borrowed from Ancient Greek ὥρα (hṓra, time, season, year), from Proto-Indo-European *yeh₁- (year, season).

Old Swedish

From Old Norse hóra, from Proto-Germanic *hōrǭ.

Portuguese

From Old Portuguese ora, from Latin hōra (hour), from Ancient Greek ὥρα (hṓra, time, season, year), from Proto-Indo-European *yeh₁- (year, season).

Cognate with Galician hora, Spanish hora, Catalan hora, Occitan ora, French heure, Italian ora and Romanian oară.

Slovak

From Proto-Slavic *gora, from Proto-Indo-European *gwerH-.

Spanish

From Latin hōra (hour).

Swedish

From Old Swedish hōra, from Old Norse hóra, from Proto-Germanic *hōrǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *kāro-, *keh₂ro- (dear, loved). Compare Danish hore, English whore, Dutch hoer, German Hure.