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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

hint +‎ -er

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hinter (plural hinters)

  1. Agent noun of hint; someone who hints.

AnagramsEdit


GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German hintar, from Proto-Germanic *hinder.

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

hinter (with accusative or dative)

  1. behind

Usage notesEdit

The preposition “hinter” is used with accusative case if the verb shows movement from one place to another, whereas it is used with dative case if the verb shows location.

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