harde

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See also: hardé and hårde

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

harde m (plural harden, diminutive hardetje n)

  1. A hard one, e.g. a hard hit, a tough guy
  2. (euphemistic) A stiffy, hard-on, erected phallus

Adjective[edit]

harde

  1. Inflected form of hard

Verb[edit]

harde

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of harden

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French harde, from Old French herde (herd of wild animals), from Frankish *herda (herd), from Proto-Germanic *herdō (herd), from Proto-Indo-European *kerdʰ- (file, row, herd). Cognate with Old High German herta (herd), Middle Dutch herde, harde (herd), Old English heord (herd). More at herd.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

harde f (plural hardes)

  1. herd of wild animals (especially ruminants, deer, or wild boar)
  2. pack (of dogs)

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From hard +‎ -e.

Adverb[edit]

harde

  1. strongly
  2. very, a great deal

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Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

harde

  1. Alternative form of herde (piece of hards)

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Adjective[edit]

harde

  1. definite singular of hard
  2. plural of hard

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

harde

  1. definite singular of hard
  2. plural of hard

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

harde

  1. inflection of hardy:
    1. neuter nominative/accusative/vocative singular
    2. nonvirile nominative/accusative/vocative plural