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British English: /həːz/
American English: /hərz/
In French, possessive pronouns reflect the gender and number of the noun they are standing for; hers is translated by le sien, la sienne, les siens, les siennes, according to what is being referred to.For examples and particular usages, see the entry below.


  • my car is red but hers is blue
    ma voiture est rouge mais la sienne est bleue
    the green pen is hers
    le stylo vert est à elle
    which house is hers?
    sa maison c'est laquelle?
    I'm a friend of hers
    c'est une amie à moi
    it's not hers
    ce n'est pas à elle, ce n'est pas le sien or la sienne
    the money wasn't hers to give away
    elle n'avait pas à donner cet argent
    hers was not an easy task
    sa tâche n'était pas facile
    I saw her with that dog of hers! [pejorative]
    je l'ai vue avec son sale chien! [informal]
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