holden

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English[edit]

Verb[edit]

holden

  1. (archaic) past participle of hold
    • Holland
      Asses' milk is holden for to be thickest, and therefore they use it instead of renning, to turn milk.
    • 1859, Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities
      She was pale and trembling. He came to her relief with a fixed despair of himself, which made the interview unlike any other that could have been holden.

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

holden

  1. plural past indicative and subjunctive of hollen

Dutch Low Saxon[edit]

Verb[edit]

holden

  1. to hold

German[edit]

Adjective[edit]

holden

  1. inflected form of hold

Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

holden

  1. consider

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old English healdan.

Verb[edit]

holden

  1. to hold
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