How to Pronounce heir?

Correct pronunciation for the word "heir" is [ˈe͡ə], [ˈe‍ə], [ˈeə].

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"Heir" in context

An heir is a person who is entitled to receive the assets and property that are left behind by a deceased person. It can also refer to someone who has inherited a title or honors from a predecessor. They play a vital role in succession planning, as they are the one's who will assume the roles, duties and responsibilities once the current leader passes away. Heirs can also be seen as a symbol of continuity and order in families, as they take on the mantle and uphold the values, traditions and very structure of a family or organization.

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Usage over time for heir:

This graph shows how "heir" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

15 words made out of letters HEIR

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