hora

noun
ho·​ra | \ ˈhȯr-ə How to pronounce hora (audio) \
variants: or less commonly horah

Definition of hora

: a circle dance of Romania and Israel

First Known Use of hora

1853, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for hora

Modern Hebrew hōrāh, from Romanian horă

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“Hora.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hora. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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