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)


  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


  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. Stacia Huyler:

    So here I am.

  2. Andy Clarke:

    I'm here to stay.

  3. Maria Gabriela Chavez:

    I'm here to learn.

  4. Patrick Tobias:

    Make a right here.

  5. Hillary Clinton:

    I'm here, he's not.

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