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  1. him(Pronoun)

    Used reflexively: (to) himself.

  2. him(Pronoun)

    With nominative effect: he, especially as a predicate after be, or following a preposition.

  3. Him(Pronoun)

    Pronoun when referring to God.

  4. Origin: him dative singular of he (masculine) or it (neuter). Cognate with Dutch hem.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Him

    them. See Hem

  2. Him

    the objective case of he. See He

  3. Origin: [AS. him, dat. of h. 183. See He.]


  1. HIM

    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.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Him

    him, pron. the objective case of he.—pron. Him′self, the emphatic and reflective form of he and him: the proper character of a person. [A.S. him, dat. sing. masc. and neut. of he, it.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'him' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #59

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'him' in Written Corpus Frequency: #113


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of him in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of him in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. John Yarmuth:

    If you like him, you'll vote for him. If you don't like him, you won't vote for him, in all fairness, I doubt if it will cost him any votes, just like it didn't seem to cost Paul Ryan any votes.

  2. Bill Clinton:

    I told him to go to Saddam Hussein, call him and tell him that I have no interest in killing him or hunting him down. I'm not fooling with him. I just don't want his chemical and biological program going forward.

  3. Robert Montgomery:

    I might have been able to save him, but I was more disappointed in him -- in making these bad decisions, but it wasn't him, it was the drugs that changed him. So I just turned my back on him, and I wouldn't do that today.

  4. Jean Baudrillard:

    To love someone is to isolate him from the world, wipe out every trace of him, dispossess him of his shadow, drag him into a murderous future. It is to circle around the other like a dead star and absorb him into a black light.

  5. Jeri Wilson:

    Who goes to a fertility clinic except people who want children? So she left him there in hopes of somebody taking him home, to me that showed that she loved him. She put him somewhere that he would be found and cared for. I pray for her. And I thank God for her. And I want him to know that she loved him.

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