handla

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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handla

  1. simple past of handle
  2. past participle of handle

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse handla, hǫndla, from Proto-Germanic *handlōną. In the sense trade influenced by from Middle Low German handelen and German handeln.

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Verb[edit]

handla (present handlar, preterite handlade, supine handlat, imperative handla)

  1. to shop, buy
  2. to act; take action, do
  3. to be about; deal with + om
    Boken handlade om kärlek.
    The book was about love.

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