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SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /hæːr/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -æːr

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse hér, from Proto-Germanic *hē₂r.

AdverbEdit

här

  1. here; at this time or at this place
    Här är den.
    Here it is.
Usage notesEdit
  • In several compounds (härkomst, härledning, ...), it is also used like the German adverb her (here, to this place), which would translate to Swedish hit (here, to this place), rather than här.
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse herr, from Proto-Norse ᚺᚨᚱᛃᚨ (harja), from Proto-Germanic *harjaz, from Proto-Indo-European *ker-.

NounEdit

här c

  1. (historical) a land army
    Härarna drabbade samman tidigt på morgonen.
    The armies clashed in the early morning.
DeclensionEdit
Declension of här 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative här hären härar härarna
Genitive härs härens härars härarnas
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