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hart

 (härt)
n. pl. harts or hart
A male deer, especially a male red deer over five years old.

[Middle English, from Old English heorot; see ker- in Indo-European roots.]

hart

(hɑːt)
n, pl harts or hart
(Animals) the male of the deer, esp the red deer aged five years or more
[Old English heorot; related to Old Norse hjörtr, Old High German hiruz hart, Latin cervus stag, Lithuanian kárve cow; see horn]

Hart

(hɑːt)
n
1. (Biography) Lorenz. 1895–1943, US lyricist: collaborated with Richard Rodgers in writing musicals
2. (Biography) Moss. 1904–61, US dramatist: collaborated with George Kaufman on Broadway comedies and wrote libretti for musicals

hart

(hɑrt)

n., pl. harts, (esp. collectively) hart.
a mature, fully antlered male European red deer.
[before 900; Middle English hert, Old English heorot, c. Old Saxon hirot, Old High German hir(u)z, Old Norse hjǫrtr; akin to Latin cervus stag]

Hart

(hɑrt)

n.
Lo•renz (ˈlɔr ənts, ˈloʊr-) 1895–1943, U.S. lyricist.

Hart

1. A stag.
2. Often, specifically a five-year-old or older male red deer.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Hart - United States playwright who collaborated with George S. Kaufman (1904-1961)
2.Hart - United States lyricist who collaborated with Richard Rodgers (1895-1943)
3.Hart - a male deer, especially an adult male red deerhart - a male deer, especially an adult male red deer
Cervus elaphus, red deer, wapiti, American elk, elk - common deer of temperate Europe and Asia
Translations

hart

[hɑːt] N (harts or hart (pl)) → ciervo m

hart

nHirsch m
References in classic literature ?
There was a white hart that lived in that forest, and if anyone killed it, he would be hanged, she said.
But my father were that good in his hart that he couldn't abear to be without us.
So spake, so wish'd much-humbl'd EVE, but Fate Subscrib'd not; Nature first gave Signs, imprest On Bird, Beast, Aire, Aire suddenly eclips'd After short blush of Morn; nigh in her sight The Bird of JOVE, stoopt from his aerie tour, Two Birds of gayest plume before him drove: Down from a Hill the Beast that reigns in Woods, First Hunter then, pursu'd a gentle brace, Goodliest of all the Forrest, Hart and Hinde; Direct to th' Eastern Gate was bent thir flight.
Beware of giving anyone the clue to your griefs; the curious suck our tears as flies suck the blood of a wounded hart.
The principal quadrupeds that had been seen by the colonists in their various expeditions were the stag, fallow deer, hart, black and grizzly bear, antelope, ahsahta or bighorn, beaver, sea and river otter, muskrat, fox, wolf, and panther, the latter extremely rare.
They were come to Bath for a few days with Mrs Musgrove, and were at the White Hart.
Hart Schaffner and Marx had not yet become rural America's tailor.
The Vale was known in former times as the Forest of White Hart, from a curious legend of King Henry III's reign, in which the killing by a certain Thomas de la Lynd of a beautiful white hart which the king had run down and spared, was made the occasion of a heavy fine.
I'll hold you twenty marks that, by leave of Our Lady, I cause the best hart among them to die.
Brooke was to explain himself to the worthy electors of Middlemarch from the balcony of the White Hart, which looked out advantageously at an angle of the market-place, commanding a large area in front and two converging streets.
The Hart was once drinking from a pool and admiring the noble figure he made there.
But if thee keep'st a good hart, thee'lt be at whoam afore they know thee'st gotten off.