- The definition of our is belonging or relating to us.
An example of our is the house of a couple.
-our definition by Webster's New World
Origin: Middle English ure ; from Old English ure, earlier user, genitive of us (see us), akin to German unser
-our definition by American Heritage Dictionary
adjective The possessive form of we.
Origin: Middle English, from Old English ūre; see nes-2 in Indo-European roots.
Variant of -or
Origin: Middle English -our ; from Old French -our, -or, -eur ; from Classical Latin -or, -atora person or thing that (does a specified thing): mortgagor, incisor
Origin: ME -our < OFr < L -orquality or condition: favor, error