helpan

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Esperanto[edit]

Adjective[edit]

helpan

  1. accusative singular of helpa

Old Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *helpaną.

Verb[edit]

helpan

  1. to help, to assist [+dative]

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Descendants[edit]

  • Middle Dutch: helpen
    • Dutch: helpen
    • Limburgish: hèlpe

Further reading[edit]

  • helpan”, in Oudnederlands Woordenboek, 2012

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *helpaną.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

helpan

  1. to help (+dative or genitive)
    • 11th century, note from a copyist at the end of Ælfric's De Temporibus Anni
      God helpe mīnum handum.
      God help my hands.
    • late 10th century, Ælfric, The Assumption of the Holy Virgin Mary
      On þissum wræcfullum līfe, wē sċulon earmra manna helpan.
      In this life of exile, we should help poor people.

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Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *helpaną.

Verb[edit]

helpan

  1. to help

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