holl

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See also: höll, høll, hóll, and holl.

Breton[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

holl

  1. all

Derived terms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

holl

  1. totally, entirely

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Originally a mutated form of oll, from Proto-Celtic *olyos (compare Old Irish uile, Gaulish ollon), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃olyos ‎(all) (compare Gothic 𐌰𐌻𐌻𐍃 ‎(alls), Old Armenian ողջ ‎(ołǰ)).

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

holl (triggers Soft Mutation)

  1. all (preceded by the definite article, precedes the noun)
    yr holl blant ― all the children
    Mae'r holl arwyddion wedi'u tynnu i lawr.All the road signs have been pulled down.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ J. Morris Jones, A Welsh Grammar, Historical and Comparative (Oxford 1913), § 51 v.
  2. ^ They Thought You'd Say This