See also: Hier

AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch hier.

AdverbEdit

hier

  1. here

Derived termsEdit


DanishEdit

NounEdit

hier n

  1. plural indefinite of hi

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch hier, from Old Dutch hier, from Proto-Germanic *hē₂r.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

hier

  1. here
  2. (with a preposition) this
Usage notesEdit

With a preposition, hier is used instead of dit to create a pronominal adverb. See also Category:Dutch pronominal adverbs.

Derived termsEdit

See Category:Dutch pronominal adverbs

See alsoEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin heri, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰǵʰyes-.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

hier

  1. yesterday

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German hiar, from Proto-Germanic *hē₂r. Cognate with Dutch hier, English here, Swedish här.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

hier

  1. (location) here, in this place.
    Ich wurde hier geboren. - I was born here.
    Ein neuer Supermarkt soll hier errichtet werden. - A new supermarket is going to be constructed here.
  2. (abstract) here, within this context.
    Die Frist wurde hier überhaupt nicht erwähnt. - The deadline was not mentioned here at all.

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Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch hier, from Proto-Germanic *hē₂r.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

hier

  1. here, in this place
  2. to here, hither
  3. now, at this time

DescendantsEdit


West FrisianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Frisian hēr, from Proto-Germanic *hērą, from Proto-Indo-European *keres- (rough hair, bristle). Compare English hair, Dutch haar, German Haar, Danish hår.

NounEdit

hier n

  1. hair (outgrowth of the epidermis of a human or animal)

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

hier

  1. hire
  2. rent, rental
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Last modified on 1 April 2014, at 18:01