What does hie mean?

Definitions for hiehaɪ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word hie.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rush, hotfoot, hasten, hie, speed, race, pelt along, rush along, cannonball along, bucket along, belt along, step on it(verb)

    move fast

    "He rushed down the hall to receive his guests"; "The cars raced down the street"

Wiktionary

  1. hie(Noun)

    Haste; diligence.

  2. hie(Verb)

    To hasten; to go quickly, to hurry.

  3. hie(Verb)

    To hurry (oneself).

  4. Origin: Reflecting an earlier regularised form *hijai, from hīz, masculine plural of hiz, from k'e-. Cognate with Old Frisian hia, Old Saxon im, Old Saxon iro. More at he.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hie(verb)

    to hasten; to go in haste; -- also often with the reciprocal pronoun

  2. Hie(noun)

    haste; diligence

  3. Origin: [OE. hien, hihen, highen, AS. higian to hasten, strive; cf. L. ciere to put in motion, call upon, rouse, Gr. to go, E. cite.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Hie

    hī, v.i. to hasten.—v.t. to urge on: pass quickly over:—pr.p. hie′ing; pa.p. hied. [A.S. hígian.]

  2. Hie

    High, hī, n. (prov.) the call to a horse to turn to the left:—opposite of Hup.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hie in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hie in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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Translations for hie

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • eilenGerman
  • apresurarse, prisa, darse prisaSpanish
  • kiirehtiä, kiiruhtaa, kiireFinnish
  • se dépêcher, se hâter, précipitation, hâteFrench
  • fretta, affrettarsiItalian
  • спешка, торопиться, спешитьRussian

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