Definitions for himhɪm
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word him
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
the objective case of he, used as a direct or indirect object:
I'll see him tomorrow. Give him the message.
Category: Function Word
(used instead of the pronoun he in the predicate after the verb to be):
Category: Common Vocabulary, Function Word, Usage Note
(used instead of the pronoun his before a gerund or present participle):
We were surprised by him wanting to leave.
Category: Function Word
(n.)Informal. a male:
Is the new baby a her or a him?
Category: Common Vocabulary, Function Word
* Usage: See he1, me.
Origin of him:
bef. 900; ME, OE, dat. of hēhe1
Her Imperial Majesty; His Imperial Majesty.
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
indicates a known male
I don't love Jamie, but I do like him a lot.; Her dad has the book, but she forgot to ask him for it.
Used reflexively: (to) himself.
With nominative effect: he, especially as a predicate after be, or following a preposition.
Pronoun when referring to God.
Origin: him dative singular of he (masculine) or it (neuter). Cognate with Dutch hem.
them. See Hem
the objective case of he. See He
HIM is a Finnish rock band from Helsinki. Formed in 1991 by vocalist Ville Valo, guitarist Mikko "Linde" Lindström, and bassist Mikko "Migé" Paananen, HIM's current lineup consists of Valo, Linde, Migé, Janne "Emerson Burton" Puurtinen on keyboards and Mika Karppinen on drums. They have released eight studio albums to date, their latest, titled Tears on Tape, was released April 26, 2013. On September 5, 2006, HIM's fifth studio album Dark Light was certified gold by the RIAA, making HIM the first Finnish band to have a gold album in the United States. HIM had five of their studio albums certified platinum in Finland with Razorblade Romance being certified double platinum in Finland and platinum in Germany.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'him' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #59
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'him' in Written Corpus Frequency: #113
Translations for him
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
(used as the object of a verb or preposition) a male person or animal already spoken about
I saw him yesterday; I gave him a book; I came with him.
- إياه: ضَمير المَفعول بِهArabic
- elePortuguese (BR)
- ho; mu; nímCzech
- ihn, ihmGerman
- τον, αυτόνGreek
- él, le, loSpanish
- tema, tedaEstonian
- او راFarsi
- lui, leFrench
- zamjenica-njega, njemu, njimCroatian
- őt, neki (hímnemben)Hungarian
- lui, lo gliItalian
- jam, jį, juo, jameLithuanian
- viņu; viņam (papildinātāja forma)Latvian
- (je)go, (je)muPolish
- او راPersian
- دمفردمذكرغايب مفعولى ضمير( ده تهPashto
- (pe) el,îl, -l; lui, îi, i-Romanian
- его; емуRussian
- ho, mu, nímSlovak
- ga; mu; njimSlovenian
- onu, onaTurkish
- (受格)他Chinese (Trad.)
- його, йомуUkrainian
- کی مجہول صورت HeUrdu
- nó, ông ấy, anh ấyVietnamese
- （宾格）他Chinese (Simp.)
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