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"De la noche" is a phrase which is often translated as "at night", and "hora" is a noun which is often translated as "hour". Learn more about the difference between "de la noche" and "hora" below.
de la noche(
deh
 
lah
 
noh
-
cheh
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (time of day)
a. at night
Son las once de la noche, ¿qué haces despierta?It's eleven at night. What are you doing up?
b. in the evening
Creo que empieza a las ocho de la noche pero no estoy segura.I think it starts at eight in the evening but I'm not sure.
2. (pertaining to a specific day)
a. of the night
Te hago el cuento de la noche en que naciste.I'll tell you the story of the night when you were born.
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hora(
oh
-
rah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (period of time)
a. hour
Tuve que esperarlos una hora y media.I had to wait for them for an hour and a half.
2. (specific time)
a. time
¿Qué hora es?What time is it?
3. (right moment)
a. time
Es hora de que se reúnan y tomen una decisión.It is time for them to meet and make a decision.
4. (part of a schedule)
a. period
Tenemos una hora libre después de matemáticas.We have a free period after math class.
5. (meeting)
a. appointment
Mañana tengo hora con el podólogo.I have an appointment with the podiatrist tomorrow.
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