Hora is defined as a Romanian and Israeli folk dance which is performed in a circle.
An example of a hora is a circular dance at a wedding celebration in Bulgaria.
- a lively Romanian and Israeli folk dance performed in a circle
- music for this dance
Origin of horaModern Hebrew h?r?h from Romanian hor? from Turkish hora
A traditional round dance of Romania and Israel.
Origin of horaModern 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-1 in Indo-European roots.
OriginSee also: höra