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also ho·rah  (hôr′ə)
A traditional round dance of Romania and Israel.

[Modern Hebrew hōrâ, from Romanian horă, ultimately (perhaps via Bulgarian khoro or Turkish hora) from Modern Greek khorós, round dance (perhaps specifically from its accusative form khoró), from Greek khoros; see gher- in Indo-European roots.]
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(Dancing) a traditional Israeli or Romanian circle dance
[from Modern Hebrew hōrāh, from Romanian horǎ, from Turkish]
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(ˈhɔr ə, ˈhoʊr ə)

a traditional Romanian and Israeli round dance.
[1875–80; < Modern Hebrew hōrāh < Romanian horă < Turkish hora]
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Con lah patah que nos dan a toah horah. Si, si, somoh igualeh.
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