What does your mean?

Definitions for youryʊər, yɔr, yoʊr; unstressed yər

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


  1. your(Pronoun)

    Belonging to you; of you; related to you (singular; one owner).

  2. your(Pronoun)

    Belonging to you; of you; related to you (plural; more owners).

  3. your(Pronoun)

    A determiner that conveys familiarity and mutual knowledge of the modified noun.

  4. Origin: From eower.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Your

    the form of the possessive case of the personal pronoun you

  2. Origin: [OE. your, our, eowr, eower, AS. ewer, originally used as the gen. of ge, g, ye; akin to OFries. iuwer your, OS. iuwar, D. uw, OHG. iuwr, G. euer, Icel. yar, Goth. izwara, izwar, and E. you. 189. See You.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Your

    ūr, pron. poss. of you: belonging to you: (Shak.) used to denote a class or species well known, the use implying something of contempt.—Yourn (prov.), yours. [A.S. eówer. Cf. Ye.]

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'your' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #80

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'your' in Written Corpus Frequency: #64


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of your in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of your in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. June Saruwatari:

    Be your own guru.

  2. Prosecutor Juan Martinez:

    It averts your eyes.

  3. Conchita Wurst:

    Just take your time.

  4. Carl Jung:

    Here is your scarab.

  5. Alex Bertolini:

    Share Your Knowledge

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