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CornishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Brythonic *hir, from Proto-Celtic *sīros.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

hyr

  1. long

IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hyr m (genitive singular hyrs or hyrjar, no plural)

  1. (poetic) fire

DeclensionEdit

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Middle EnglishEdit

DeterminerEdit

hyr

  1. Alternative form of hire

PronounEdit

hyr

  1. Alternative form of hire

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

VerbEdit

hyr

  1. imperative of hyra

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *hūzijō (hire), from Proto-Indo-European *kūs- (price, hire). Cognate with Old Frisian hēre (hire), Old Saxon hūria (lease, rent), Middle High German behūren (to acquire by purchase or lease).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hȳr f

  1. hire, wages
  2. interest, usury

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SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

hyr

  1. present tense of hyra.
  2. imperative of hyra.