houle

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hol (cave, hole), from the same Proto-Indo-European root as English hole.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

houle f (plural houles)

  1. swell (of water)

Further reading[edit]


Yola[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English holden, from Old English healdan, from Proto-West Germanic *haldan.

Verb[edit]

houle

  1. to hold

References[edit]

  • Jacob Poole (1867), William Barnes, editor, A Glossary, With some Pieces of Verse, of the old Dialect of the English Colony in the Baronies of Forth and Bargy, County of Wexford, Ireland, London: J. Russell Smith