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  1. himpronoun

    Used reflexively: (to) himself.

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

  2. himpronoun

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

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

  3. Himpronoun

    Pronoun when referring to God.

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Him

    them. See Hem

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

  2. Him

    the objective case of he. See He

    Etymology: [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.]

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  2. HIM

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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

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  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

Examples of him in a Sentence

  1. Pamela Anderson:

    Jealous of his sons talent and beauty from the day they were born.He is sick. The definition of narcissist/sociopath - His fianc keeps him drunk - this is what he wants - someone to behave badly with, it’s terrible and unfortunately he has made this private matter very public. I have always tried only to set record straight. Trying to paint him as not a bad guy. Just one who is human and made mistakes - He still cannot handle the guilt about his abusive behavior and has never taken responsibility for what he has done.

  2. Ollie Forsyth:

    Right then I was determined to become like him.

  3. Joe Torre:

    The call was the fact that he interfered with Gurriel trying to catch the ball. If you notice, the glove came off his hand. That's when Sam Holbrook called him out for, basically, interference, they made the right call at first, and that it (could not be protested) because it's a judgment call. I understand the passion.

  4. Lauren Nordberg:

    When I walk into places with him sometimes it feels like I am walking on pins and needles, to have someone say, I get it and it's OK ... it's a relief and it was really powerful.

  5. John Ackerman:

    Nobody in their right mind could imagine him selling out to Trump.

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    pass through the tissue or substance or its pores or interstices, as of gas
    • A. abash
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