Meaning of HO in English

I. ˈhō interjection

Etymology: Middle English

Date: 15th century

— used especially to attract attention to something specified

land ho

II. noun

( plural hos or hoes )

Etymology: alteration of whore

Date: 1965

slang : whore 1

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.