Meaning and Origin of: Hora

Family name origins & meanings

  • Czech : topographic name from hora ‘mountain’, ‘hill’, earlier ‘forest’.
  • Irish : variant of O’Hara.
  • Indian (Panjab) : Sikh name based on the name of a Jat tribe.
  • Japanese : ‘preserve good’. The name is Ryūkyūan in origin and is also pronounced Bora and Yasura.