halsen

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From halse (to salute, beseech) +‎ -en. Related to Middle High German heilsen (to predict). More at halse.

Verb[edit]

halsen (third-person singular simple present halsens, present participle halsening, simple past and past participle halsened)

  1. (transitive) To predict; promise.
  2. (intransitive) To promise; bode; bid (fair or ill).

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

halsen c

  1. singular definite of hals

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

halsen

  1. definite singular of hals