hjälpa

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish hiælpa, from Old Norse hjalpa, from Proto-Germanic *helpaną, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱelb-, *ḱelp-.

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Verb[edit]

hjälpa ‎(present hjälper, preterite hjälpte, supine hjälpt, imperative hjälp)

  1. to help; give aid or assistance to
  2. to help; provide support to
  3. to relieve; to ease someone's troubles or problems
    De nya värktabletterna hjälpte verkligen
    The new pain killer pills really eased the pain

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Usage notes[edit]

  • An old, strong conjugation is hjälpa, halp, hulpit

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