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EsperantoEdit

AdjectiveEdit

helpan

  1. accusative singular of helpa

Old DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *helpaną.

VerbEdit

helpan

  1. to help, to assist [+dative]

InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • helpan”, in Oudnederlands Woordenboek, 2012

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *helpaną.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

helpan

  1. to help (+dative or genitive)
    • 11th century, note from a copyist at the end of Ælfric's De Temporibus Anni
      God helpe mīnum handum.
      God help my hands.
    • late 10th century, Ælfric, The Assumption of the Holy Virgin Mary
      On þissum wræcfullum līfe, wē sċulon earmra manna helpan.
      In this life of exile, we should help poor people.

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Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *helpaną.

VerbEdit

helpan

  1. to help

ConjugationEdit

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