holen

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See also: Holen and holeň

Breton[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Breton holen, hoalen, from Proto-Brythonic *haluɨn, from Proto-Celtic *salenos, from Proto-Indo-European *séh₂ls. Cognate with Cornish holan, Welsh halen, Irish salann, and more distantly also Latin sāl and English salt.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

holen m

  1. salt

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

holen

  1. masculine singular passive participle of holit

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -oːlən

Noun[edit]

holen

  1. Plural form of hol

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German holen, holn, from Old High German holōn, holēn (to fetch, get, draw), from Proto-West Germanic *holōn. More at haul.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈhoːlən/, [ˈhoːlən], [ˈhoːl̩n]
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

holen (weak, third-person singular present holt, past tense holte, past participle geholt, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive) to (go) get, to fetch (to go somewhere and take something)
    Hol noch einen Stuhl!
    Go get another chair!
  2. (transitive, always with reflexive dative, colloquial) to get (to acquire, buy)
    Ich hole mir morgen ’n neuen Fernseher.
    I’m getting a new TV tomorrow.

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Further reading[edit]

  • holen” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • holen” in Uni Leipzig: Wortschatz-Lexikon
  • holen” in Duden online
  • holen” in OpenThesaurus.de

Low German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German halden, from Old Saxon haldan.

Verb[edit]

holen (past singular heel, past participle holen, auxiliary verb hebben)

  1. to hold

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Noun[edit]

holen m or f

  1. definite masculine singular of hole

Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *hulis.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈxo.len/, [ˈho.len]

Noun[edit]

holen m (nominative plural holnas)

  1. (botany) holly

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Tagalog[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Probably from English hole in.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ho‧len
  • IPA(key): /ˈholen/, [ˈho.len]

Noun[edit]

holen

  1. (games) marble (small ball used in games)