Definitions starting with H

ID #2119

hesef, heself

[cf. HE him, his, her, it; cf. Scots hersel' himself CSD] refl. pron. himself, herself, itself: 1936 Dat coat'll get so sturdy it stan' up by hesef (Dupuch 93). 1966 That most impossible for a man share heself (Crowley 113). 1970 Ma dog ... hide 'eeself (Wallace 45). cf. HISSE'F (Black)

Tags: reflexive pronoun

Related entries:

Last update: 2010-10-14 16:51
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

Digg it! Share on Facebook Print this record Send definition to a friend Show this as PDF file
Please rate this definition:

Average rating: 0 (0 Votes)

completely useless 1 2 3 4 5 most valuable

You can comment on this entry. We are especially interested in where you may have heard this word and who you may have heard use this term or specific usage of this word.

Please give example sentences.


Start comment!