holen

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See also: Holen and holeň

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holen

  1. past participle of hele

Breton[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *salanos, *salenos (compare Welsh halen and Irish salann), from Proto-Indo-European *séh₂ls, whence also English salt and Latin sāl.

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holen m

  1. salt

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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-Germanic *hulōną, *hulēną (to summon, call, fetch). More at haul.

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

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holen (third-person singular simple 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 hol mir morgen ’n neuen Fernseher.
    I’m getting a new TV tomorrow.

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Low German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Saxon haldan.

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

  1. to hold

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holen m, f

  1. definite masculine singular of hole

Old English[edit]

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From Proto-Germanic *hulisaz.

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holen m (nominative plural holnas)

  1. (botany) holly

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