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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

ReferencesEdit


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.

NounEdit

hert n (plural herten, diminutive hertje n)

  1. deer (a ruminant mammal with antlers and hooves, or their meat)
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Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

hert n (plural herten, diminutive hertje n)

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

Middle DutchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

NounEdit

hert m or n

  1. deer
InflectionEdit

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Alternative formsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Dutch: hert
  • Limburgish: hèrtj

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Dutch *herth, from Proto-Germanic *herþaz.

NounEdit

hert m

  1. hearth, fireplace
InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

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DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • hert (I)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • hert (II)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • hert (III)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929
  • hert (IV)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

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.
DescendantsEdit
ReferencesEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old English heorte.

NounEdit

hert

  1. Alternative form of herte

ScotsEdit

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