Last modified on 20 July 2014, at 08:32
See also: Held

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held

  1. simple past tense and past participle of hold

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From Old Norse heill (omen, happiness).

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held n (singular definite heldet, not used in plural form)

  1. luck, fortune

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EtymologyEdit

Proto-Germanic *haliþaz (man, hero), from Proto-Indo-European *kel- (son, youth). Cognate with Old English hæleþ, Old High German helid (German Held), West Frisian held, Old Norse halr, hǫlðr (Norwegian hold). The Indo-European root is also the source of Ancient Greek κελωρ (kelōr), Tocharian B kālyśke (boy).

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held m (plural helden, diminutive heldje n)

  1. hero

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held

  1. first-person singular present indicative of halda

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held

  1. present tense of halda and halde

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EtymologyEdit

Proto-Germanic *haliþa (man, hero), from Proto-Indo-European *kel- (son, youth). Cognate with Old English hæleþ, Old High German helid (German Held), Dutch held, Old Norse halr, hǫlðr (Norwegian hold). The Indo-European root is also the source of Ancient Greek κελωρ (kelōr), Tocharian B kālyśke (boy).

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held c (plural helden)

  1. hero