GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -iːm
  • (colloquially in unstressed position) IPA(key): /əm/

PronounEdit

ihm

  1. (personal) dative of er, him; to him (indirect object); (in some cases) for him.
    Könntest du ihm deinen Stift geben?
    Could you give him your pen?
    Schnell! Gib ihm das!
    Quickly! Give this to him!
  2. (personal) dative of es, it; to it (indirect object); (in some cases) for it.

Further readingEdit

  • ihm in Duden online

HunsrikEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German him, from Old High German himo, from Proto-Germanic *himmai.

PronounEdit

ihm

  1. stressed dative of er.
  2. stressed dative of es.

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Pennsylvania GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare German ihm.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

ihm

  1. to him
  2. to it

DeclensionEdit