- 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.
hora definition by Webster's New World
- a lively Romanian and Israeli folk dance performed in a circle
- music for this dance
Origin: Modern Hebrew hōrāh ; from Romanian horǎ ; from Turkish hora
hora definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Origin: Modern Hebrew hōrâ, from Romanian horă, from Turkish hora, perhaps from Modern Greek khoro, accusative of khoros, round dance, from Greek; see gher-1 in Indo-European roots.