\ ˈhərz How to pronounce hers (audio) \

Definition of hers

: that which belongs to her used without a following noun as a pronoun equivalent in meaning to the adjective her

First Known Use of hers

13th century, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of hers was in the 13th century

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hers

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English Language Learners Definition of hers

: that which belongs to or is connected with her : her one : her ones
British, informal : her home

hers

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\ ˈhərz How to pronounce hers (audio) \

Kids Definition of hers

: that which belongs to her This book is hers.

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