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EnglishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle English here, from Old English hēr (in this place), from Proto-Germanic *hē₂r, from Proto-Indo-European *ki- (this) + adverbial suffix *-r. Cognate with the English pronoun he, German hier, Dutch hier, her, Icelandic hér, Faroese, Norwegian, Danish her, Swedish här.

AdverbEdit

here (not comparable)

  1. (location) In, on, or at this place.
    I'm here!
  2. (location) To this place; used in place of the more dated hither.
    Please come here.
  3. (abstract) In this context.
    Derivatives can refer to anything that is derived from something else, but here they refer specifically to functions that give the slope of the tangent line to a curve.
  4. At this point in the argument or narration.
    Here endeth the lesson.
Derived termsEdit
TranslationsEdit
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NounEdit

here (uncountable)

  1. (abstract) This place; this location.
    An Alzheimer patient's here may in his mind be anywhere he called home in the time he presently re-lives.
  2. (abstract) This time, the present situation. (Can we add an example for this sense?)
QuotationsEdit
  • 1922, Francis Herbert Bradley, The Principles of Logic, page 52:
    For time and extension seem continuous elements; the here is one space with the other heres round it
  • 2001, Kauhiko Yatabe; edited by Harumi Befu, Sylvie Guichard-Anguis, “Objects, city and wandering: the invisibility of the Japanese in France”, in Globalizing Japan: Ethnography of the Japanese Presence in Asia, Europe, and America, page 28:
    More than ever, the here is porous.
  • 2004, Denis Wood, Five Billion Years of Global Change: A History of the Land, page 20:
    We can't see it because it is an aspect of our seeing, it is a function of our gaze: the field of the here is established in — and by — our presence.
TranslationsEdit
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AdjectiveEdit

here (comparative more here, superlative most here)

  1. Filler after a noun or demonstrative pronoun, solely for emphasis.
    John here is a rascal.
  2. Filler after a demonstrative pronoun but before the noun it modifies, solely for emphasis.
    This here orange is too sour.

InterjectionEdit

here

  1. (Britain, slang) Used for emphasis at the beginning of a sentence when expressing an opinion or want.
    Here, I'm tired and I want a drink.

See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle English here, heere (army), from Old English here (army), from Proto-Germanic *harjaz (army), from Proto-Indo-European *ker- (war, troops). Cognate with Old Saxon heri (army), Dutch heer (army), heir, German Heer, Danish hær (army), Gothic 𐌷𐌰𐍂𐌾𐌹𐍃 (harjis, army). More at harry.

NounEdit

here (plural heres) (obsolete)

  1. An army, host.
  2. A hostile force.
  3. (Anglo-Saxon) An invading army, either that of the enemy, or the national troops serving abroad. Compare fyrd.
  4. An enemy, individual enemy.
Related termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


DutchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Rhymes: -eːrə
  • Hyphenation: he‧re

NounEdit

here m (plural heren, diminutive heertje n)

  1. (archaic) inflected form of heer (lord)

AnagramsEdit


HungarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈhɛrɛ]
  • Hyphenation: he‧re

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Uralic *kojera (male animal).[1][2] Cognates include Mansi χār.

NounEdit

here (plural herék)

  1. testicle
DeclensionEdit
Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative here herék
accusative herét heréket
dative herének heréknek
instrumental herével herékkel
causal-final heréért herékért
translative herévé herékké
terminative heréig herékig
essive-formal hereként herékként
essive-modal
inessive herében herékben
superessive herén heréken
adessive herénél heréknél
illative herébe herékbe
sublative herére herékre
allative heréhez herékhez
elative heréből herékből
delative heréről herékről
ablative herétől heréktől
Possessive forms of here
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. herém heréim
2nd person sing. heréd heréid
3rd person sing. heréje heréi
1st person plural herénk heréink
2nd person plural herétek heréitek
3rd person plural heréjük heréik
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Shortened from lóhere (clover).[3]

NounEdit

here (plural herék)

  1. clover
DeclensionEdit
Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative here herék
accusative herét heréket
dative herének heréknek
instrumental herével herékkel
causal-final heréért herékért
translative herévé herékké
terminative heréig herékig
essive-formal hereként herékként
essive-modal
inessive herében herékben
superessive herén heréken
adessive herénél heréknél
illative herébe herékbe
sublative herére herékre
allative heréhez herékhez
elative heréből herékből
delative heréről herékről
ablative herétől heréktől
Possessive forms of here
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. herém heréim
2nd person sing. heréd heréid
3rd person sing. heréje heréi
1st person plural herénk heréink
2nd person plural herétek heréitek
3rd person plural heréjük heréik

Etymology 3Edit

From the noun here.[3]

NounEdit

here (plural herék)

  1. drone (a male bee or wasp, which does not work but can fertilize the queen bee)
  2. (pejorative) loafer, drone (someone who doesn't work; a lazy person, an idler)
DeclensionEdit
Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative here herék
accusative herét heréket
dative herének heréknek
instrumental herével herékkel
causal-final heréért herékért
translative herévé herékké
terminative heréig herékig
essive-formal hereként herékként
essive-modal
inessive herében herékben
superessive herén heréken
adessive herénél heréknél
illative herébe herékbe
sublative herére herékre
allative heréhez herékhez
elative heréből herékből
delative heréről herékről
ablative herétől heréktől
Possessive forms of here
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. herém heréim
2nd person sing. heréd heréid
3rd person sing. heréje heréi
1st person plural herénk heréink
2nd person plural herétek heréitek
3rd person plural heréjük heréik

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Entry #333 in Uralonet, online Uralic etymological database of the Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences.
  2. ^ Gábor Zaicz, Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete, Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, ISBN 963 7094 01 6
  3. 3.0 3.1 Eőry Vilma, Értelmező szótár+. Tinta Könyvkiadó, Budapest, 2007, ISBN 978 963 7094 71 2

LatinEdit

VerbEdit

hērē

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of hēreō

ReferencesEdit


Middle DutchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Dutch hēro, hērro.

NounEdit

hêre m

  1. lord, high-ranked person
  2. God, the Lord
    • 1249, Schepenbrief van Bochoute, Velzeke, eastern Flanders:
      Descepenen van bochouta quedden alle degene die dese lettren sien selen i(n) onsen here.
      The aldermen of Bochoute address all who will see this letter by our lord.
  3. ruler
  4. leader
  5. gentleman (respectful title for a male)
InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Dutch *heri, from Proto-Germanic *harjaz.

NounEdit

hēre n

  1. army, band of troops
InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • here (I)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • here (II)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • here (I)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929
  • here (II)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *harjaz, from Proto-Indo-European *ker-. Cognate with Old Saxon heri (Dutch heer), Old High German heri (German Heer), Old Norse herr (Swedish här, Danish hær), Gothic 𐌷𐌰𐍂𐌾𐌹𐍃 (harjis); the Proto-Indo-European root also gave Ancient Greek κοίρανος (koíranos), Middle Irish cuire, Lithuanian kãras, Latvian karš.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

here m

  1. An army (especially of the enemy)
    Sio fierd ðone here gefliemde. The English force put the [Danish] army to flight. (Anglo-Saxon Chronicle)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit