Heer

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

PIE root
*ker-

From Old High German heri, from Proto-Germanic *harjaz, from Proto-Indo-European *ker- ‎(war, struggle). Cognates include Old Norse herr ‎(crowd, troops) (> Danish hær ‎(troops)), Gothic 𐌷𐌰𐍂𐌾𐌹𐍃 ‎(harjis, army, host). Relation to Sanskrit कुल ‎(kula, flock, herd, family) has been theorised [1].

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Noun[edit]

Heer n ‎(genitive Heeres or Heers, plural Heere)

  1. army

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Heer in DW

External links[edit]

  • Heer in Duden online