geholian

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hulōną, *halōną, *haljaną (to call, fetch, summon), from a conflation of Proto-Indo-European *kel- (to drive) and Proto-Indo-European *(s)kale-, *klā-, *klē- (to shout, call). Cognate with Old Frisian halia (to get, drive home, take), Old Saxon geholian, halōn (to get), Old High German halōn, holōn (to get, fetch) (German holen), Latin celer (swift), Latin calo (I call, summon). Related to Old English healdan (to grasp, hold, retain). More at accelerate, claim, hold.

Verb[edit]

ġeholian

  1. to obtain

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