har

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɑː(ɹ)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English harre, herre, from Old English heorra (hinge; cardinal point), from Proto-Germanic *herzô (hinge), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)kerd- (to move, sway, swing, jump). Cognate with Scots herre, harr, har (hinge), Dutch harre, her, har (hinge), Icelandic hjarri (hinge), Latin cardō (hinge).

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

har (plural hars)

  1. (dialectal) A hinge.

Etymology 2[edit]

Onomatopoeic.

Alternative forms[edit]

Interjection[edit]

har

  1. A sound of laughter, with a sarcastic connotation.

Anagrams[edit]


Alemannic German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German har.

Adverb[edit]

har

  1. (Uri) hither, here (to this place)

References[edit]


Basque[edit]

Noun[edit]

har

  1. worm, caterpillar

See also[edit]


Cimbrian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German hār, from Old High German hār, from Proto-West Germanic *hār, from Proto-Germanic *hērą (hair). Cognate with German Haar, English hair.

Noun[edit]

har n

  1. (Luserna, Tredici Comuni) hair

References[edit]

  • “har” in Patuzzi, Umberto, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words], Luserna, Italy: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien

Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

har

  1. present of have

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Unknown.

Noun[edit]

har f (plural harren)

  1. (dated) hinge
    Synonym: scharnier

Etymology 2[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

har f (plural harren, diminutive harretje n)

  1. (dialectal, chiefly diminutive) gap, narrow opening (especially of doors, windows and hatches)
    Synonym: kier

Faroese[edit]

Adverb[edit]

har (not comparable)

  1. there

Antonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]


Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

har

  1. h-prothesized form of ar

Karaim[edit]

Determiner[edit]

har

  1. every
  2. each

References[edit]


Koyra Chiini[edit]

Noun[edit]

har

  1. man

References[edit]

  • Jeffrey Heath, A Grammar of Koyra Chiini: The Songhay of Timbuktu

Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

har (plural hares or haren)

  1. Alternative form of herre (hinge)

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

har

  1. Alternative form of her (hair)

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

har (plural hares)

  1. Alternative form of hare (hare)

Etymology 4[edit]

Noun[edit]

har (plural haren)

  1. Alternative form of here (army)

Etymology 5[edit]

Interjection[edit]

har

  1. Alternative form of harou (a call of distress)

Etymology 6[edit]

Adjective[edit]

har

  1. Alternative form of hor (hoar)

Etymology 7[edit]

Determiner[edit]

har

  1. (chiefly West Midlands, Kent) Alternative form of here (their)

Etymology 8[edit]

Verb[edit]

har

  1. Alternative form of heren (to hear)

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

har

  1. present of ha

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

har

  1. present of ha

Occitan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

har (Gascony)

  1. to make

Conjugation[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

References[edit]

  • Patric Guilhemjoan, "Diccionari elementari occitan-francés francés-occitan (gascon)", 2005, Orthez, per noste, 2005, →ISBN, page 77.

Old Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hērą.

Noun[edit]

hār n

  1. hair

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle Dutch: hâer

Further reading[edit]

  • hār”, in Oudnederlands Woordenboek, 2012

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hairaz, from Proto-Indo-European *key-, *koy-. Cognate with Old High German hēr (German hehr (august, holy)), Old Norse hárr (grey), Gothic 𐌷𐌰𐌹𐍃 (hais, torch), Old Saxon hēr. Non-Germanic cognates include Sanskrit केतु (ketu, light, torch).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

hār

  1. grey-haired, old and grey, venerable

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]


Old Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hairaz (grey). Cognates include Old English hār and Old High German hēr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

hār

  1. honourable

References[edit]

  • Bremmer, Rolf H. (2009) An Introduction to Old Frisian: History, Grammar, Reader, Glossary, Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company, →ISBN

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hērą, from Proto-Indo-European *keres- (rough hair, bristle). Compare Old Saxon hār, Old English her, hǣr, Old Norse hár.

Noun[edit]

hār n

  1. hair

Descendants[edit]


Old Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hár, from Proto-Germanic *hērą.

Noun[edit]

hār n

  1. hair

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]


Phalura[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Urdu ہر(har), from Persian [Term?].

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

har (Perso-Arabic spelling ہر)

  1. every

References[edit]

  • Liljegren, Henrik; Haider, Naseem (2011) Palula Vocabulary (FLI Language and Culture Series; 7)‎[1], Islamabad, Pakistan: Forum for Language Initiatives, →ISBN

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek χάρις (kháris).

Noun[edit]

har m (plural haruri)

  1. grace

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

har

  1. present tense of ha.

Uzbek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Persian هر(har).

Determiner[edit]

har

  1. each
  2. every
  3. any

West Frisian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

har

  1. her (third-person singular feminine possessive determiner)

Determiner[edit]

har

  1. their (third-person plural possessive determiner)
    Synonym: harren

Pronoun[edit]

har

  1. object of sy (she)

Pronoun[edit]

har

  1. object of sy (they)