hert

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *hirot, from Proto-Germanic *herutaz. Compare German Hirsch, English hart.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hert n (plural herten, diminutive hertje n)

  1. deer (a ruminant mammal with antlers and hooves, or their meat)

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Scots[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English heorte, from Proto-Germanic *hertô, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱḗr.

Noun[edit]

hert (plural herts)

  1. heart

West Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian herte, from Proto-Germanic *hertô, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱḗr. Compare Dutch hart, English heart, German Herz, Danish hjerte.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hert n (plural herten)

  1. heart