What does their mean?

Definitions for theirðɛər; unstressed ðər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word their.


  1. their(Pronoun)

    Belonging to, from, of, or relating to, them.

  2. their(Pronoun)

    Belonging to someone of unspecified gender.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Their

    the possessive case of the personal pronoun they; as, their houses; their country

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Their

    thār, poss. adj. pron. of or belonging to them. [A.S. þára, gen. pl. of the def. art. (replaced the older hira).]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'their' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #38

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'their' in Written Corpus Frequency: #119


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of their in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of their in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. State Department spokesman John Kirby:

    It was their money.

  2. Martin Dempsey:

    I share their concern.

  3. Fran Prince:

    They love their people.

  4. Sudhir Tailang:

    They loved their freedom.

  5. Julian Zatarian:

    I respect their viewpoint.

Images & Illustrations of their

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