See also: Held

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held

  1. simple past tense and past participle of hold

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Most common English words before 1923: either · whether · city · #340: held · help · number · alone

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EtymologyEdit

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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From Proto-Germanic *haliþaz(man, hero), further etymology unknown.

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

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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

West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Proto-Germanic *haliþa(man, hero), further etymology unknown.

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