See also: holen

CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *golěnь,[1] probably from *golъ (naked, bare, bald) as “a naked/bald bone”.[2]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

holeň f

  1. shin

DeclensionEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "holeň" in Václav Machek, Etymologický slovník jazyka českého, second edition, Academia, 1968
  2. ^ "holeň" in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, electronic version, Leda, 2007

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