English edit

Pronunciation edit

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɑː(ɹ)

Etymology 1 edit

From Middle English harre, herre, from Old English heorra (hinge; cardinal point), from Proto-Germanic *herzô (hinge), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)kerd- (to move, sway, swing, jump). Cognate with Scots herre, harr, har (hinge), Dutch harre, her, har (hinge), Icelandic hjarri (hinge), Latin cardō (hinge).

Alternative forms edit

Noun edit

har (plural hars)

  1. (dialectal) A hinge.

Etymology 2 edit

Onomatopoeic.

Alternative forms edit

Interjection edit

har

  1. A sound of laughter, with a sarcastic connotation.

Etymology 3 edit

Particle edit

har

  1. (Manglish, Singlish) Alternative form of ah (interrogative particle)

See also edit

Anagrams edit

Alemannic German edit

Etymology edit

From Middle High German har.

Adverb edit

har

  1. (Uri) hither, here (to this place)

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Basque edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

har

  1. worm, caterpillar

See also edit

Cimbrian edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

From Middle High German hār, from Old High German hār, from Proto-West Germanic *hār, from Proto-Germanic *hērą (hair). Cognate with German Haar, English hair.

Noun edit

har n

  1. (Luserna, Tredici Comuni) hair

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Danish edit

Pronunciation edit

Verb edit

har

  1. present of have

Dutch edit

Pronunciation edit

Etymology 1 edit

From Middle Dutch herre, from Old Dutch *herro, from Proto-Germanic *herzô.

Noun edit

har f (plural harren)

  1. (dated) hinge
    Synonym: scharnier

Etymology 2 edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun edit

har f (plural harren, diminutive harretje n)

  1. (dialectal, chiefly diminutive) gap, narrow opening (especially of doors, windows and hatches)
    Synonym: kier

Faroese edit

Adverb edit

har (not comparable)

  1. there

Antonyms edit

Related terms edit

Hausa edit

Etymology edit

Uncertain. The word is widespread in the Sahel, but may ultimately be from either Tuareg har (until) or Arabic حَتَّى (ḥattā, until).

Pronunciation edit

Preposition edit

har̃

  1. until, up to
  2. even, including

Conjunction edit

har̃

  1. until
  2. even though, despite

References edit

  • Kossmann, Maarten (2005) Berber Loanwords in Hausa (Berber Studies; 12), Köln: Rüdiger Köppe Verlag, →ISBN, →ISSN

Irish edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

har

  1. h-prothesized form of ar

Karaim edit

Determiner edit

har

  1. every
  2. each

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Koyra Chiini edit

Noun edit

har

  1. man

References edit

  • Jeffrey Heath, A Grammar of Koyra Chiini: The Songhay of Timbuktu

Middle English edit

Etymology 1 edit

Noun edit

har

  1. Alternative form of herre (hinge)

Etymology 2 edit

Noun edit

har

  1. Alternative form of her (hair)

Etymology 3 edit

Noun edit

har (plural hares)

  1. Alternative form of hare (hare)

Etymology 4 edit

Noun edit

har (plural haren)

  1. Alternative form of here (army)

Etymology 5 edit

Interjection edit

har

  1. Alternative form of harou (a call of distress)

Etymology 6 edit

Adjective edit

har

  1. Alternative form of hor (hoar)

Etymology 7 edit

Determiner edit

har

  1. (chiefly West Midlands, Kent) Alternative form of here (their)

Etymology 8 edit

Verb edit

har

  1. Alternative form of heren (to hear)

Norwegian Bokmål edit

Pronunciation edit

Verb edit

har

  1. present of ha

Norwegian Nynorsk edit

Pronunciation edit

Verb edit

har

  1. present of ha

Occitan edit

Alternative forms edit

Pronunciation edit

  • (file)

Verb edit

har (Gascony)

  1. to make

Conjugation edit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

References edit

  • Patric Guilhemjoan, Diccionari elementari occitan-francés francés-occitan (gascon), 2005, Orthez, per noste, 2005, →ISBN, page 77.

Old Dutch edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-West Germanic *hār.

Noun edit

hār n

  1. hair

Inflection edit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants edit

  • Middle Dutch: hâer

Further reading edit

  • hār”, in Oudnederlands Woordenboek, 2012

Old English edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Germanic *hairaz, from Proto-Indo-European *key-, *koy-. Cognate with Old High German hēr (German hehr (august, holy)), Old Norse hárr (grey), Gothic 𐌷𐌰𐌹𐍃 (hais, torch), Old Saxon hēr. Non-Germanic cognates include Sanskrit केतु (ketu, light, torch).

Pronunciation edit

Adjective edit

hār

  1. grey
  2. grey-haired, old and grey, venerable

Declension edit

Derived terms edit

Descendants edit

Old Frisian edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Germanic *hairaz (grey). Cognates include Old English hār and Old High German hēr.

Pronunciation edit

Adjective edit

hār

  1. honourable

References edit

  • Bremmer, Rolf H. (2009) An Introduction to Old Frisian: History, Grammar, Reader, Glossary, Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company, →ISBN

Old High German edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-West Germanic *hār, from Proto-Germanic *hērą, from Proto-Indo-European *keres- (rough hair, bristle).

Compare Old Saxon hār, Old English her, hǣr, Old Norse hár.

Noun edit

hār n

  1. hair

Descendants edit

Old Swedish edit

Etymology edit

From Old Norse hár, from Proto-Germanic *hērą.

Noun edit

hār n

  1. hair

Declension edit

Descendants edit

Phalura edit

Etymology edit

From Urdu ہر (har), from Persian [Term?].

Pronunciation edit

Determiner edit

har (Perso-Arabic spelling ہر)

  1. every

References edit

  • Liljegren, Henrik, Haider, Naseem (2011) Palula Vocabulary (FLI Language and Culture Series; 7)‎[1], Islamabad, Pakistan: Forum for Language Initiatives, →ISBN

Romanian edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Old Church Slavonic харь (xarĭ), from Greek χάρις (cháris).

Noun edit

har n (plural haruri)

  1. grace

Declension edit

Related terms edit

Russenorsk edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Norwegian Nynorsk har, present of ha

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /hɑːr/ (Norwegian accent)
  • IPA(key): /xarʲ/ (Russian accent)

Verb edit

har

  1. have, has
    Synonym: imej

Sumerian edit

Romanization edit

har

  1. Romanization of 𒄯 (ḫar)

Swedish edit

Pronunciation edit

Verb edit

har

  1. present indicative of ha

Uzbek edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Persian هر (har).

Determiner edit

har

  1. each
  2. every
  3. any

West Frisian edit

Etymology edit

From Old Frisian hire, from Proto-Germanic *hezōi, dative singular feminine of *hiz (this).

Pronunciation edit

Determiner edit

har

  1. her (third-person singular feminine possessive determiner)

Determiner edit

har

  1. their (third-person plural possessive determiner)
    Synonym: harren

Pronoun edit

har

  1. object of sy (she)

Pronoun edit

har

  1. object of sy (they)

Yola edit

Noun edit

har

  1. Alternative form of harr
    • 1867, “VERSES IN ANSWER TO THE WEDDEEN O BALLYMORE”, in SONGS, ETC. IN THE DIALECT OF FORTH AND BARGY, page 98:
      Ingsaury neileare (pidh?) his niz outh o' har.
      J——N—— put his nose out of socket.

References edit

  • Jacob Poole (d. 1827) (before 1828) William Barnes, editor, A Glossary, With some Pieces of Verse, of the old Dialect of the English Colony in the Baronies of Forth and Bargy, County of Wexford, Ireland, London: J. Russell Smith, published 1867, page 98