herye

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle English herien, heryen, from Old English herian (to extol, praise, commend, help), from Proto-Germanic *hazjaną (to call, praise), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱens- (to speak in a florid, solemn style, attest, witness). Cognate with Middle High German haren (to call, shout), Gothic 𐌷𐌰𐌶𐌾𐌰𐌽 (hazjan, to praise), Latin cēnseō (inspect, appraise, estimate, verb), Latin cēnsus (estimation); see censor, census.

Verb[edit]

herye (third-person singular simple present heryeth, present participle herying, simple past and past participle heryed)

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Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From her (hair) +‎ -y.

Adjective[edit]

herye

  1. Alternative form of hery (hairy)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old English herian.

Verb[edit]

herye

  1. Alternative form of herien (to commend)