hol

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Noun[edit]

hol n (plural holen or hollen, diminutive holletje n)

  1. A hole, hollow, cavity
  2. (nautical) A cargo hold
  3. (vulgar) An anus, arsehole; both anatomical senses of butt
    Dat zal je hol deerlijk bezuren, rekel!
    Your arse will pay dearly for that, scamp!
  4. Any other bodily cavity
  5. A dug-out animal dwelling, such as a rabit's or badger's burrow
  6. (figuratively) An unsanitary and/or unpleasant place
  7. An artificial opening such as a slit
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Adjective[edit]

hol (comparative holler, superlative holst)

  1. hollow, having an empty space inside
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

hol m (plural hollen, diminutive holletje n)

  1. A run, the action running
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Verb[edit]

hol

  1. first-person singular present indicative of hollen
  2. imperative of hollen

Etymology 3[edit]

unknown, perhaps cognate with hill

Noun[edit]

hol f (plural hollen, diminutive holletje n)

  1. A small height in the landscape, such as
    1. a hill (like the Utrecht city wall ruins)
    2. a sloping road (as in Rotterdam)

Faroese[edit]

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hol n (genitive singular hols, plural hol)

  1. hole
  2. cave

Declension[edit]

n3 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative hol holið hol holini
Accusative hol holið hol holini
Dative holi holinum holum holunum
Genitive hols holsins hola holanna

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈhol/
  • Hyphenation: hol

Conjunction[edit]

hol

  1. now... now, sometimes... sometimes
    hol itt, hol ott - now here, now there

Pronoun[edit]

hol

  1. (interrogative) where?

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hōlą (vain speech, slander, calumny), from Proto-Indo-European *kēl-, *ḱēl- (invocation; to beguile, feign, charm, cajole, deceive).

Noun[edit]

hōl n

  1. Calumny; slander.

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Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hulaz. Cognates include Old English hol and Old Norse holr.

Adjective[edit]

hol

  1. hollow

Noun[edit]

hol ?

  1. A hollow

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English hall.

Noun[edit]

hol

  1. hall

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