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English translation of 'hora'


feminine noun
1. (60 minutos) hour
2. (momento) time
a que horas? (at) what time?
que horas são? what time is it?
são duas horas it's two o'clock
você tem as horas? have you got the time?
isso são horas? what time do you call this?
dar as horas (relógio) to strike the hour
fazer hora to kill time
fazer hora com alguém (informal) to tease sb
marcar hora to make an appointment
perder a hora to be late
não vejo a hora de ... I can't wait to ...
às altas horas da noite or da madrugada in the small hours
de hora em hora every hour
em boa/má hora at the right/wrong time
chegar em cima da hora to arrive just in time or on the dot
fora de hora at the wrong moment
na hora (no ato, em seguida) on the spot; (em boa hora) at the right moment; (na hora H) at the moment of truth
na hora H (no momento certo) in the nick of time; (na hora crítica) at the moment of truth, when it comes (or came) to it
está na hora de ... it's time to ...
bem na hora just in time
chegar na hora to be on time
de última hora advérbio at the last minute; adjetivo last-minute
hora de dormir bedtime
hora do almoço lunch hour
meia hora half an hour
hora local local time
horas extras overtime sg
trabalhei 2 horas extras I worked 2 hours overtime
você recebe por hora extra? do you get paid overtime?
horas vagas spare time sg

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'hora' in Other Languages

British English: hour /aʊə/ NOUN
An hour is a period of sixty minutes.
The journey took three hours.
  • American English: hour
  • Arabic: سَاعَةٌ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: hora
  • Chinese: 小时
  • Croatian: sat
  • Czech: hodina
  • Danish: time
  • Dutch: uur
  • European Spanish: hora
  • Finnish: tunti
  • French: heure
  • German: Stunde
  • Greek: ώρα μονάδα χρόνου
  • Italian: ora
  • Japanese: 一時間
  • Korean: 시간
  • Norwegian: time
  • Polish: godzina
  • European Portuguese: hora
  • Romanian: oră
  • Russian: час
  • Latin American Spanish: hora
  • Swedish: timme
  • Thai: ชั่วโมง
  • Turkish: saat zaman
  • Ukrainian: година
  • Vietnamese: giờ
British English: o'clock ADVERB
You use o'clock after numbers from one to twelve to say what time it is. For example, if you say that it is 9 o'clock, you mean that it is nine hours after midnight or nine hours after midday.
I got up at seven o'clock this morning.
  • American English: o'clock
  • Brazilian Portuguese: hora
  • Chinese: …点钟
  • European Spanish: en punto
  • French: heure
  • German: Uhr
  • Italian: usato nelle indicazioni dell'ora senza i minuti
  • Japanese:
  • Korean: ~시
  • European Portuguese: hora
  • Latin American Spanish: en punto


Translation of hora from the Collins Portuguese to English
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