See also: Hol, hól, and höl

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

hol n (plural holen or hollen, diminutive holletje n)

  1. A hole, hollow, cavity
  2. (nautical) A cargo hold
  3. (vulgar) An anus, arsehole; both anatomical senses of butt
    Dat zal je hol deerlijk bezuren, rekel!
    Your arse will pay dearly for that, scamp!
  4. Any other bodily cavity
  5. A dug-out animal dwelling, such as a rabit's or badger's burrow
  6. (figuratively) An unsanitary and/or unpleasant place
  7. An artificial opening such as a slit
SynonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit
  • holbewoner
  • holdrukker
  • holebeer, holenbeer
  • holebroeder
  • holenmens
  • holenkunde
  • holenkunst
  • hoolophouder
  • enkelholig
  • (dwellings by inhabitant) drakenhol, satyrshol
  • (holes by use/situation) berghol, haardhol, kelderhol, kerkerhol, kruiphol, manhol, piratenhol, rookhol, rovershol, scheepshol, speelhol, waterhol
  • (bodily cavities by place) ooghol, voorhoofdshol
  • donderhol
  • vulcanishol

AdjectiveEdit

hol (comparative holler, superlative holst)

  1. hollow, having an empty space inside
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit
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Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

hol m (plural hollen, diminutive holletje n)

  1. A run, the action running
Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

hol

  1. first-person singular present indicative of hollen
  2. imperative of hollen

Etymology 3Edit

unknown, perhaps cognate with hill

NounEdit

hol f (plural hollen, diminutive holletje n)

  1. A small height in the landscape, such as
    1. a hill (like the Utrecht city wall ruins)
    2. a sloping road (as in Rotterdam)

FaroeseEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hol n (genitive singular hols, plural hol)

  1. hole
  2. cave

DeclensionEdit

n3 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative hol holið hol holini
Accusative hol holið hol holini
Dative holi holinum holum holunum
Genitive hols holsins hola holanna

HungarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈhol/
  • Hyphenation: hol

ConjunctionEdit

hol

  1. now... now, sometimes... sometimes
    hol itt, hol ott - now here, now there

PronounEdit

hol

  1. (interrogative) where?

Derived termsEdit


Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *hōlą (vain speech, slander, calumny), from Proto-Indo-European *kēl-, *ḱēl- (invocation; to beguile, feign, charm, cajole, deceive).

NounEdit

hōl n

  1. Calumny; slander.

Related termsEdit


Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *hulaz. Cognates include Old English hol and Old Norse holr.

AdjectiveEdit

hol

  1. hollow

NounEdit

hol ?

  1. A hollow

TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English hall.

NounEdit

hol (definite accusative [[{{{1}}}#Turkish|{{{1}}}]], plural [[{{{2}}}#Turkish|{{{2}}}]])

  1. hall

SynonymsEdit

Last modified on 11 April 2014, at 02:22