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American English: /hər/
British English: /həː/

Translation of her in Spanish:


  • 1 1.1 (as direct object) I can't stand her
    no la soporto
    call her
    1.2 (as indirect object)
    (with direct object pronoun present)
    I wrote her a letter
    le escribí una carta
    give her the book
    dale el libro
    give it to her
    I gave it to her
    se lo di
    Example sentences
    • So, all I had to do was look out for the lady who picked up her phone to identify her.
    • As an adult she's learnt to say no to herself, but it hasn't come easily to her.
    • No one had mentioned to her that the boy had been badly burned and was in great pain.
    1.3 (after preposition) with/for her
    con/para ella
    you're older than her
    eres mayor que ella
  • 2 (emphatic use) it's her
    es ella
    I don't think that hat's quite her
    me parece que ese sombrero no la favorece
    who, her?
    ¿quién, ella?
  • 3
    (American English) [colloq or dialect] (for herself)
    she'd better get her a new job
    es mejor que se busque otro trabajo
    Example sentences
    • So, as usual we wish good speed to The Highfield Mole and all who sail in her.
    • It was another bad week for the insurance world and all who sail in her in Scotland.
    • The American ship put up such resistance that Stier, after sinking her, went down too.


  • (singular)
    her son/daughter
    su hijo/hija
    her sons/daughters
    sus hijos/hijas
    it's her house, not his
    es la casa de ella, no de él
    she took her hat off
    se quitó el sombrero
    she had her hair cut
    se cortó el pelo

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