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EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈhɛld/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛld

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held

  1. simple past tense and past participle of hold

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DanishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse heill (omen, happiness).

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NounEdit

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

  1. luck, fortune

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch helet (hero, man, warrior), from Old Dutch helt (man), from Proto-Germanic *haliþaz (man, hero), further etymology unknown.

Cognate with Old English hæleþ (English health), Old High German helid (German Held), West Frisian held, Old Norse halr, hǫlðr (Norwegian hold).

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NounEdit

held m (plural helden, diminutive heldje n)

  1. hero

IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

held

  1. first-person singular present indicative of halda

Norwegian NynorskEdit

VerbEdit

held

  1. present tense of halda and halde

West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian [Term?], from Proto-Germanic *haliþaz (man, hero), further etymology unknown.

NounEdit

held c (plural helden, diminutive heldsje)

  1. hero

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Further readingEdit

  • held”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011