dialect variant of heron

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  • Hern — is an English masculine given name meaning mythical hunter . There are variants including the Celtic Herne ( mythical hunter God ), associated with Herne the Hunter. Hern is also common as a surname, including the British Isles variant A hern and …   Wikipedia

  • Hern — Hern, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A heron; esp., the common European heron. A stately hern. Trench. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hern — [hʉrn] n. archaic or dial. var. of HERON …   English World dictionary

  • Hern — Tom Hern (* 10. Dezember 1984 in Christchurch) ist ein neuseeländischer Schauspieler. Eine seiner ersten Rolle im Fernsehen war die eines Spielekritikers in der Kindersendung What now?. Bekannt wurde Tom Hern für seine Hauptrolle als Ram in der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • hern — I. ˈhərn noun ( s) Etymology: Middle English herne, hirne, from Old English hyrne; akin to Old Frisian horne corner, Middle Low German hörne, Old Norse hyrni corner, Old English horn horn more at horn now dialect En …   Useful english dictionary

  • hern — hern1 /herrn/, n. Dial. heron. hern2 /herrn, herr euhn/, pron. Nonstandard. hers (def. 2). Also, her n. [ME hiren; by assoc. with my, mine, thy, thine, etc.] * * * …   Universalium

  • hern — 1. pronoun /hɜːn/ hers; her own. 2. noun /hɜːn/ heron …   Wiktionary

  • HERN — Human T cell Leukemia Virus European Research Network …   Medical dictionary

  • hern — hernia, herniated …   Medical dictionary

  • HERN — ICAO Airportcode f. Ras Nasrani Sharm El Sheikh (Egypt) …   Acronyms

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