What does here mean?

Definitions for herehɪər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. here(noun)

    the present location; this place

    "where do we go from here?"

  2. Hera, Here(adj)

    queen of the Olympian gods in ancient Greek mythology; sister and wife of Zeus remembered for her jealously of the many mortal women Zeus fell in love with; identified with Roman Juno

  3. here(p)(adverb)

    being here now

    "is everyone here?"

  4. here(adverb)

    in or at this place; where the speaker or writer is

    "I work here"; "turn here"; "radio waves received here on Earth"

  5. here(adverb)

    in this circumstance or respect or on this point or detail

    "what do we have here?"; "here I must disagree"

  6. here, hither(adverb)

    to this place (especially toward the speaker)

    "come here, please"

  7. here(adverb)

    at this time; now

    "we'll adjourn here for lunch and discuss the remaining issues this afternoon"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Here

    of them; their

  2. Here(noun)

    hair

  3. Here

    see Her, their

  4. Here

    her; hers. See Her

  5. Here(adverb)

    in this place; in the place where the speaker is; -- opposed to there

  6. Here(adverb)

    in the present life or state

  7. Here(adverb)

    to or into this place; hither. [Colloq.] See Thither

  8. Here(adverb)

    at this point of time, or of an argument; now

  9. Origin: [OE. here, hire, AS. heora, hyra, gen. pl. of h. See He.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Here

    hēr, adv. in this place: in the present life or state.—advs. Here′about, also -abouts, about this place; Hereaf′ter, after this, in some future time or state.—n. a future state.—advs. Here′at, at or by reason of this; Here′away (coll.), hereabout; Hereby′, not far off: by this; Herein′, in this: in regard to this; Hereinaf′ter, afterward in this (document, &c.):—opp. to Hereinbefore′; Hereof′, of this: as a result of this; Hereon′, on or upon this; Hereto′, till this time: for this object; Heretofore′, before this time: formerly; Hereunto′ (also -un′-), to this point or time; Hereupon′, on this: in consequence of this; Herewith′, with this.—Here and there, in this place, and then in that: thinly: irregularly; Here goes! an exclamation indicating that the speaker is about to do something; Here you are (coll.), this is what you want; Neither here nor there, of no special importance. [A.S. hér, from base of , he; Dut. and Ger. hier, Sw. här.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'here' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #141

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'here' in Written Corpus Frequency: #101

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'here' in Adverbs Frequency: #20

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of here in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of here in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. George:

    There's a moment coming. It's not here yet. It's still on the way. It's in the future. It hasn't arrived. Here it comes. Here it is It's gone.

  2. Roslyn Levy:

    We do see parents moving here or buying a second house here, either because they have a child in school here or because they went to school here themselves.

  3. Roslyn Levy:

    So it actually works both ways, we do see parents moving here or buying a second house here, either because they have a child in school here or because they went to school here themselves.

  4. Mohammad Abu-Salha:

    These three children were loved by thousands and thousands of people here, they're raised here, they belong here, they died here, and they will be buried here, and we have a story to tell all our lives.

  5. Jeff Donohue:

    Why is Ford Motor Company here? Why is UPS here? Why is Georgetown Toyota here in the state of Kentucky? Why is the Corvette plant here? They're here because of the productivity about the location, and we can get the job done.

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