höläs

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Westrobothnian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hœla, from Proto-Germanic *hōlijaną.

Verb[edit]

höläs (present höläs or hølis)

  1. (middle, transitive, intransitive) Brag over; praise.
    Höläs a ’ómto praise him, boast of him
    Han höläs int å martnänHe does not praise the market.
    hølis ɑ einåmto praise someone
    han hæ voʈi se ɑhöʂʂHe has become so famous.

Usage notes[edit]

When the verb is used transitively, the preposition å/ɑ/a is added.