Herren

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See also: herren and HERREN

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Herren.

Proper noun[edit]

Herren (plural Herrens)

  1. A surname from German.

Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Herren is the 7463rd most common surname in the United States, belonging to 4466 individuals. Herren is most common among White (90.17%) individuals.

Further reading[edit]


German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

Herren m

  1. all-case plural of Herr
  2. (less common) genitive/dative/accusative singular of Herr

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Capitalized definite form of herre (master, lord, ruler). See that word for more. The use for this sense is probably a calque of Medieval Latin Dominus, from Ancient Greek κύριος (kúrios). This calquing (together with capitalization) is akin to English Lord.

Proper noun[edit]

Herren m (indefinite or vocative Herre, genitive Herrens)

  1. (religion) the Lord

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From herre.

Proper noun[edit]

Herren c (genitive Herrens)

  1. (religion) The Lord