See also: Hert and hert.

Alemannic GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German hart, herte, from Old High German hart, from Proto-Germanic *harduz, from Proto-Indo-European *kert-, *kret- (strong; powerful). Cognate with German hart, Low German hard, hart, Dutch hard, English hard, Danish hård.

AdjectiveEdit

hert

  1. (Uri) hard

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DutchEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɦɛrt/
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  • Hyphenation: hert
  • Rhymes: -ɛrt

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch hert, from Old Dutch hirot, from Proto-Germanic *herutaz, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱerh₂-.

NounEdit

hert n (plural herten, diminutive hertje n)

  1. A deer, a ruminant of the family Cervidae; may occasionally be used of members of the families Moschidae and Tragulidae in non-scientific use (see derived terms).
    • 1773, Genootschap Laus Deo, Salus Populo, "Psalm 42" (modernised spelling).
      't Hijgend hert der jacht ontkomen, schreeuwt niet sterker naar 't genot, van de frisse waterstromen, dan mijn ziel verlangt naar God.
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  2. Venison, the meat of a deer.
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  • Afrikaans: hert

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

hert n (plural herten, diminutive hertje n)

  1. (Southern) Alternative form of hart (heart).

Middle DutchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Dutch hirut, hirot, from Proto-Germanic *herutaz.

NounEdit

hert m or n

  1. deer
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old Dutch *herth, from Proto-West Germanic *herþ.

NounEdit

hert m

  1. hearth, fireplace
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Further readingEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old English heorot, from Proto-Germanic *herutaz.

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hert (plural hertes)

  1. A hart (red deer, usually the male)
  2. A depiction of a hart, including in heraldry.
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old English heorte.

NounEdit

hert

  1. Alternative form of herte

Old NorseEdit

ParticipleEdit

hert

  1. strong neuter nominative/accusative singular of herðr

VerbEdit

hert

  1. supine of herða

ScotsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English herte, from Old English heorte, from Proto-Germanic *hertô, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱḗr.

NounEdit

hert (plural herts)

  1. heart

West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian herte, from Proto-Germanic *hertô, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱḗr.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hert n (plural herten, diminutive hertsje)

  1. heart

Further readingEdit

  • hert (I)”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011