balling

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See also: ballin'

English[edit]

Verb[edit]

balling

  1. Present participle of ball.

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch ballinc, from banlinc, which consists of ban + linc (the verb bannen and the suffix -ling).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: bal‧ling

Noun[edit]

balling m (plural ballingen, diminutive ballinkje n)

  1. exile (exiled person)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ J. de Vries & F. de Tollenaere, "Etymologisch Woordenboek", Uitgeverij Het Spectrum, Utrecht, 1986 (14de druk)