heri

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See also: Heri, héri, and herí

Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₃eros (elevated).

Adverb[edit]

heri

  1. on a mountain

Icelandic[edit]

Noun[edit]

heri

  1. indefinite accusative plural of her

Interlingua[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin heri.

Adverb[edit]

heri

  1. yesterday

Antonyms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

heri

  1. Rōmaji transcription of へり

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably a remodelling of here < Proto-Italic *hezi with the o-stem locative ending of domī, afterwards affected by iambic shortening. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *dʰǵʰyes- and cognate with Ancient Greek χθές (khthés), German gestern, English yes(ter), Sanskrit ह्यस् (hyas), Albanian dje.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

herī̆ (not comparable)

  1. yesterday

Antonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]
  • Eastern Romance
    • Aromanian: aeri, aieri, ieri, eri
    • Romanian: ieri
  • Italo-Dalmatian
  • Old Occitan: [Term?]
  • Old French: ier
  • Rhaeto-Romance
  • Venetian: geri
  • West Iberian

References[edit]

  • heri in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • heri in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • heri in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *harjaz, whence also Old English here, Old Norse herr.

Noun[edit]

heri n

  1. army

Descendants[edit]


Old Norse[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • hariOld East Norse

Etymology[edit]

Related to the voiced Verner alternant of Proto-Germanic *hasô.

Noun[edit]

heri m

  1. hare

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • heri in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • heri in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • heri in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Entry "heri" on page 195 in: Geir T. Zoëga "A Concise Dictionary of Old Islandic", Oxford at the Claredon Press (1910).

Swahili[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic خير‎.

Noun[edit]

heri (n class, plural heri)

  1. happiness
    kila la heriall the best
    kheri ya sikukuu yako ya kuzaliwahappy birthday (literally, “happiness of your holiday of birthing”)

Adverb[edit]

heri

  1. better (when beginning a clause, "it is better that...")