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English

Etymology

From Middle English here < Old English hēr (in this place) < Proto-Germanic *khi- < Proto-Indo-European *ki- (this) + adverbial suffix *-r. Cognate with the English pronoun he.

Pronunciation

Noun

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Singular
here

Plural
-

here (-)
  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) This place; this location.
    Come over here.
  2. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) This time, situation.
    Here in history, we are less diligent about quashing monopolies.

Translations

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Adverb

here (not comparable)

Positive
here

Comparative
not comparable

Superlative
none (absolute)

  1. In, on, or at this place.
  2. To this place.

Translations

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See also


Breton

Noun

here

  1. October

Dutch

Noun

here m.

  1. Flexed form of heer; lord.

Hungarian

Pronunciation

  • IPA: [hɛɾɛ]

Noun

here

  1. testicle
  2. drone

Latin

Adverb

here (not comparable)
  1. Alternative form of herī.

Old English

Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *harjo-z, from Proto-Indo-European *korio-. Cognate with Old Saxon heri (Dutch heer), Old High German heri (German Heer), Old Norse herr (Swedish här, Danish hær), Gothic 𐌷𐌰𐍂𐌾𐌹𐍃 (harjis); the Indo-European root also gave Ancient Greek κοίρανος (koiranos), Middle Irish [[cuire#Template:lang:mga|cuire]], Baltic *kara- (Lithuanian kãras).

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /ˈhere/

Noun

here m.

  1. army (especially of the enemy)
    Sio fierd ðone here gefliemde. The English force put the [Danish] army to flight. (Anglo-Saxon Chronicle)

Derived terms

Declension

Singular Plural
nominative here her(i)ġas
accusative her(i)ġe her(i)ġas
genitive her(i)ġes her(i)ġa
dative her(i)ġe her(i)gum

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