hieran

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German[edit]

Adverb[edit]

hieran

  1. here; at this place
  2. here; to this place

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hauzijaną, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ḱh₂owsyéti.

Germanic cognates include Old Frisian hera (West Frisian hearre), Old Saxon hōrian (Low German hören, höörn), Middle Dutch horen (Dutch horen), Old High German hōren (German hören), Old Norse heyra (Swedish höra), Gothic 𐌷𐌰𐌿𐍃𐌾𐌰𐌽 (hausjan). Indo-European cognates include Albanian qyr (to look, observe).

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Verb[edit]

hīeran

  1. to hear, listen
    Iċ wēnde þæt iċ hīerde hine forlǣtan.
    I thought I heard him leave.
    Swā stille wæs hiere stefn þæt hē hīe ofer þǣre ēa swēġ unēaðe hīerde.
    Her voice was so quiet that he barely heard her over the sound of the river.
  2. (with dative) to obey
  3. (with dative) to listen with compliance or assent
  4. (with tō, intō) to belong to

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Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

hieran

  1. Second-person plural (ustedes) imperative form of herir.
  2. Second-person plural (ustedes) present subjunctive form of herir.
  3. Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) present subjunctive form of herir.