Her
Her Her, pron. & a. [OE. hire, here, hir, hure, gen. and dat. sing., AS. hire, gen. and dat. sing. of h['e]o she. from the same root as E. he. See {He}.] The form of the objective and the possessive case of the personal pronoun she; as, I saw her with her purse out. [1913 Webster]

Note: The possessive her takes the form hers when the noun with which in agrees is not given, but implied. ``And what his fortune wanted, hers could mend.'' --Dryden.


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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