Hers definition

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That or those belonging to her: the possessive form of she, used without a following noun, often after of.

That book is hers; hers are better; he is a friend of hers.

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Used to indicate the one or ones belonging to her.

If you can't find your hat, take hers.

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That which belongs to her; the possessive case of she, used without a following noun.
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Origin of hers

  • Middle English hires, hirs hire her her -es possessive suff. –'s

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • her +‎ -'s

    From Wiktionary