See also: Hier and hièr

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AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch hier.

AdverbEdit

hier

  1. here

Derived termsEdit


DanishEdit

NounEdit

hier n

  1. plural indefinite of hi

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch hier, from Old Dutch hier, from Proto-Germanic *hē₂r.

AdverbEdit

hier

  1. here
  2. (with a preposition) this

Usage notesEdit

With a preposition, hier is used instead of dit to create a pronominal adverb. See also Category:Dutch pronominal adverbs.

Derived termsEdit

See Category:Dutch pronominal adverbs

See alsoEdit


FrenchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin heri, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰǵʰyes.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

hier

  1. yesterday
DescendantsEdit
  • Haitian Creole:
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External linksEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

hier

  1. (obsolete) To stamp with a rod (hie).
ConjugationEdit

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GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German hiar, from Proto-Germanic *hē₂r. Cognate with Dutch hier, English here, Swedish här.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

hier

  1. (location) here; in this place; refers to an environment one is currently in, or to something within reach
    Ich bin hier in diesem Dorf geboren.‎ ― I was born here in this village.
    Setzen wir uns hier aufs Sofa.‎ ― Let’s sit down here on the sofa.
  2. (location) there; right there; in that place; refers to something that is considered nearby, or can be seen and pointed at
    Die Kirche ist gleich hier am Ende der Straße.‎ ― The church is right there at the end of the street.
    Siehst du die Wolke hier neben der Bergspitze?‎ ― Can you see that cloud there next to the mountain top?
  3. (abstract) here (within this context)
    Die Frist wurde hier überhaupt nicht erwähnt.‎ ― The deadline was not mentioned here at all.
  4. used with the definite article or the determiner dieser(this, that) to express proximity (“this”)
    Die Kneipe hier ist sehr beliebt.‎ ― This pub is very popular.
    Hier der Stuhl ist kaputt.‎ ― This chair is broken.
    Dieser Schrank hier ist 200 Jahre alt.‎ ― This cupboard is 200 years old.

SynonymsEdit

  • (there): da

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit

  • hier in Duden online

LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German hera. Compare German her.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

hier

  1. here; hither (to this place)

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Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch hier, from Proto-Germanic *hē₂r.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

hier

  1. here, in this place
  2. to here, hither
  3. now, at this time

DescendantsEdit


SlovakEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hier

  1. genitive plural of hra

West FrisianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Frisian hēr, from Proto-Germanic *hērą, from Proto-Indo-European *keres-(rough hair, bristle). Compare English hair, Dutch haar, German Haar, Danish hår.

NounEdit

hier n

  1. hair (outgrowth of the epidermis of a human or animal)

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

hier

  1. hire
  2. rent, rental
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