See also: Hol, hól, hòl, hol., hol-, hol', and hôľ

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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 rabbit's or badger's burrow
  6. (figuratively) An unsanitary and/or unpleasant place
  7. An artificial opening such as a slit
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AdjectiveEdit

hol ‎(comparative holler, superlative holst)

  1. hollow, having an empty space inside
InflectionEdit
Inflection of hol
uninflected hol
inflected holle
comparative holler
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial hol holler het holst
het holste
indefinite m./f. sing. holle hollere holste
n. sing. hol holler holste
plural holle hollere holste
definite holle hollere holste
partitive hols hollers
AntonymsEdit
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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

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse hol, from Proto-Germanic *hulą, noun-derivation from *hulaz(hollow), from Proto-Indo-European *kuH-, *kewH-(hollow).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hol n (genitive singular hols, plural hol)

  1. hole
  2. cave
  3. (dentistry) cavity

DeclensionEdit

Declension of hol
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

ConjunctionEdit

hol

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

PronounEdit

hol

  1. (interrogative) where?
    • 1825, Mihály Vörösmarty, Zalán futása,[1] canto 1, lines 5–6:
      Hol vagyon, aki merész ajakát hadi dalnak eresztvén, / A riadó vak mélységet fölverje szavával, []

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Old EnglishEdit

Alternative formEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Germanic *hulą(hollow space, cavity) noun derivative of Proto-Germanic *hulaz(hollow).

NounEdit

hol n

  1. a hole, a hollow
    • 1921, Joseph Bosworth & Thomas Northcote Toller, An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary, German Lexicon Project.
      Mec hæleþ ūt tȳhþ of hole hātne.

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

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.
    • 1921, Joseph Bosworth & Thomas Northcote Toller, An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary, German Lexicon Project.
      Ðæs dēopne āþ Drihten āswōr and ðone mid sōðe swylce gefrymede ðæt hē hine for hōle ǣr ne āswōre gehēt Dauide swā hē him dyde syððan.

DeclensionEdit

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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

PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /xɔl/

Etymology 1Edit

From English hall.

NounEdit

hol m inan ‎(diminutive holik)

  1. hall, hallway
  2. lobby
  3. vestibule, anteroom

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

(lobby):

(vestibule):

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Etymology 2Edit

From English haul.

NounEdit

hol m inan

  1. haul, tow

DeclensionEdit

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Saterland FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian hol, from Proto-Germanic *hulaz. More at hollow.

AdjectiveEdit

hol

  1. hollow

TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English hall.

NounEdit

hol

  1. hall

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UzbekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English adverb.

NounEdit

hol

  1. (grammar) adverb