Last modified on 5 August 2014, at 08:30
See also: Hier and hièr

AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch hier.

AdverbEdit

hier

  1. here

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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.

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit

  • hier in Duden online

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


SlovakEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hier

  1. genitive plural of hra

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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