What does hearken mean?

Definitions for hearken
ˈhɑr kənhear·ken

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hark, harken, hearken(verb)

    listen; used mostly in the imperative


  1. hearken(Verb)

    To listen; to lend the ear; to attend or give heed to what is uttered; to hear with attention, obedience, or compliance.

  2. hearken(Verb)

    To hear by listening.

  3. hearken(Verb)

    To hear with attention; to regard.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hearken(verb)

    to listen; to lend the ear; to attend to what is uttered; to give heed; to hear, in order to obey or comply

  2. Hearken(verb)

    to inquire; to seek information

  3. Hearken(verb)

    to hear by listening

  4. Hearken(verb)

    to give heed to; to hear attentively

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Hearken

    härk′n, v.i. to hear attentively: to listen. [A.S. hýrcnian, from hýran, to hear; Ger. horchen.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hearken in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hearken in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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  • kuunnella, kuunnella [[tarkkaan]]Finnish
  • לְהַאֲזִיןHebrew
  • выслушать, слушатьRussian

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