henne

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See also: Henne and henné

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

henne (plural hennes)

  1. Obsolete spelling of hen

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /hɛnə/, [ˈhɛnn̩]

Adverb[edit]

henne

  1. indicates location
    hvorhenne?where?
    derhenneover there
    henne ved bordetover at the table
  2. a point in time
    tre måneder hennethree months gone, three months pregnant

Usage notes[edit]

Contrast with hen; where henne indicates location, hen indicates movement. Thus hvor løber han henne means "in what place is he running", whereas hvor løber han hen means "whereto is he running".

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *henna, from Proto-Germanic *hanjō, from Proto-Indo-European *keh₂n- (to sing).

Noun[edit]

henne f

  1. hen, chicken

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

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Further reading[edit]

  • henne”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • henne”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Pronoun[edit]

henne

  1. her; object form of hun (=she)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈhɛnә/ invalid IPA characters (ә) (example of pronunciation)

Adverb[edit]

henne

  1. objective case of ho

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Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

henne

  1. her; object form of hon (=she)
    Jag såg henne igår.
    I saw her yesterday.

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