hollen

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From hol.

Alternative forms[edit]

  • holen (obsolete as verb)

Verb[edit]

hollen

  1. (transitive) To (make) hollow, empty (the inside)
  2. (transitive) To make by hollowing
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of hollen (weak)
infinitive hollen
past singular holde
past participle gehold
infinitive hollen
gerund hollen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular hol holde
2nd person sing. (jij) holt holde
2nd person sing. (u) holt holde
2nd person sing. (gij) holt holde
3rd person singular holt holde
plural hollen holden
subjunctive sing.1 holle holde
subjunctive plur.1 hollen holden
imperative sing. hol
imperative plur.1 holt
participles hollend gehold
1) Archaic.
Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

hollen

  1. Plural form of hol
Synonyms[edit]
  • holen (all (?) cavity senses)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Dutch hollen, further etymology unknown. No certain relatives.

Verb[edit]

hollen

  1. (intransitive) To run fast or frantically, run away, flee etc.
  2. (intransitive) To rage; be/get out of control.
  3. (intransitive) To (be/ go on) strike.
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of hollen (weak)
infinitive hollen
past singular holde
past participle gehold
infinitive hollen
gerund hollen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular hol holde
2nd person sing. (jij) holt holde
2nd person sing. (u) holt holde
2nd person sing. (gij) holt holde
3rd person singular holt holde
plural hollen holden
subjunctive sing.1 holle holde
subjunctive plur.1 hollen holden
imperative sing. hol
imperative plur.1 holt
participles hollend gehold
1) Archaic.
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

A rhyming variation on sollen.

Verb[edit]

hollen

  1. (transitive) To drag, toy, play games (with ...), play tricks (on ...)
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of hollen (weak)
infinitive hollen
past singular holde
past participle gehold
infinitive hollen
gerund hollen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular hol holde
2nd person sing. (jij) holt holde
2nd person sing. (u) holt holde
2nd person sing. (gij) holt holde
3rd person singular holt holde
plural hollen holden
subjunctive sing.1 holle holde
subjunctive plur.1 hollen holden
imperative sing. hol
imperative plur.1 holt
participles hollend gehold
1) Archaic.
Synonyms[edit]

Low German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Saxon haldan.

Verb[edit]

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

  1. to hold

Conjugation[edit]


Northern Sami[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Verb[edit]

hollen

  1. first-person singular past indicative of hoallat