EnglishEdit

PhraseEdit

ihn

  1. (Internet, text messaging) Initialism of I hope not.

AnagramsEdit


GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -iːn
  • (colloquially in unstressed position) IPA(key): /ən/

PronounEdit

ihn

  1. (personal) accusative of er; him, it (masculine, direct object).
    Ich suche Matthias. Hast du ihn gesehen?
    I'm looking for Matthias. Have you seen him?
    Ich suche den Dosenöffner. Hast du ihn gesehen?
    I'm looking for the can opener. Have you seen it?
  2. (personal) (obsolete) dative of sie; them (indirect object).
    • (Can we add an example for this sense?)

See alsoEdit

Further readingEdit

  • ihn” in Duden online
  • ihn” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

HunsrikEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *inǭ.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

ihn

  1. stressed accusative of er: him (direct object).
    Ich hon das kaafd fer ihn.
    I have bought it for him.

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Pennsylvania GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare German ihn.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

ihn

  1. him

DeclensionEdit