herne

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Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

herne

  1. genitive singular of hernes

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *herneh, borrowed from Proto-Balto-Slavic *źírˀna. Akin to Estonian hernes.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈherneˣ/, [ˈhe̞rne̞(ʔ)]
  • Rhymes: -erne
  • Hyphenation: her‧ne

Noun[edit]

herne

  1. pea

Declension[edit]

Inflection of herne (Kotus type 48/hame, no gradation)
nominative herne herneet
genitive herneen herneiden
herneitten
partitive hernettä herneitä
illative herneeseen herneisiin
herneihin
singular plural
nominative herne herneet
accusative nom. herne herneet
gen. herneen
genitive herneen herneiden
herneitten
partitive hernettä herneitä
inessive herneessä herneissä
elative herneestä herneistä
illative herneeseen herneisiin
herneihin
adessive herneellä herneillä
ablative herneeltä herneiltä
allative herneelle herneille
essive herneenä herneinä
translative herneeksi herneiksi
instructive hernein
abessive herneettä herneittä
comitative herneineen
Possessive forms of herne (type hame)
possessor singular plural
1st person herneeni herneemme
2nd person herneesi herneenne
3rd person herneensä

Derived terms[edit]


Ingrian[edit]

Noun[edit]

herne

  1. pea

Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From here, with influence from min and þin.

Pronoun[edit]

herne

  1. Alternative form of heren (theirs)

References[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Anglo-Norman heiron.

Noun[edit]

herne

  1. Alternative form of heron (heron)

Etymology 3[edit]

Inherited from Old English hyrne, from Proto-Germanic *hurnijǭ.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈhərn(ə)/, /ˈhirn(ə)/, /ˈhurn(ə)/, /ˈhuːrn(ə)/, /ˈhiːrn(ə)/, /ˈheːrn(ə)/
  • (SW England) IPA(key): /ˈhyrn(ə)/, /ˈhyːrn(ə)/

Noun[edit]

herne (plural hernes or hurnen)

  1. A hirn (corner, nook, or angle)
  2. A refuge; a location of safety where one hides.
  3. (rare) The lowest or deepest part of something; especially Hell.
  4. (rare) A location or portion, especially one that is remote.
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • English: hern, hirn
  • Scots: hirn
References[edit]