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Old English hēr , heer , hær , Anglo Saxon hǣr from Common Germanic * haeram . A cognate of the latter seems to be Lithuanian šerys . From the same Germanic word come, indirectly, Old Frisian hēr , Dutch haar , German Haar , Old High German hār , Icelandic hár and Swedish hår .
countable and uncountable; hairs
hair ( countable and uncountable; plural hairs )
Hair is often used adjectively or in combination; as, hairbrush or hair brush , hair dye , hair oil , hairpin , hair powder , a brush, a dye, etc., for the hair
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