hier

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See also: Hier and hièr

Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch hier.

Adverb[edit]

hier

  1. here

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

hier n

  1. plural indefinite of hi

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch hier, from Old Dutch hier, from Proto-Germanic *hē₂r.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

hier

  1. here
  2. (with a preposition) this
Usage notes[edit]

With a preposition, hier is used instead of dit to create a pronominal adverb. See also Category:Dutch pronominal adverbs.

Derived terms[edit]

See Category:Dutch pronominal adverbs

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin heri, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰǵʰyes-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

hier

  1. yesterday

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German hiar, from Proto-Germanic *hē₂r. Cognate with Dutch hier, English here, Swedish här.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

hier

  1. (location) here (in this place)
    Ich wurde hier geboren. ― I was born here.
    Ein neuer Supermarkt soll hier errichtet werden. ― A new supermarket is going to be constructed here.
  2. (abstract) here (within this context)
    Die Frist wurde hier überhaupt nicht erwähnt. ― The deadline was not mentioned here at all.

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External links[edit]

  • hier in Duden online

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch hier, from Proto-Germanic *hē₂r.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

hier

  1. here, in this place
  2. to here, hither
  3. now, at this time

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Slovak[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hier

  1. genitive plural of hra

West Frisian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Frisian hēr, from Proto-Germanic *hērą, from Proto-Indo-European *keres- (rough hair, bristle). Compare English hair, Dutch haar, German Haar, Danish hår.

Noun[edit]

hier n

  1. hair (outgrowth of the epidermis of a human or animal)

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

hier

  1. hire
  2. rent, rental
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