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DutchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From hol.

Alternative formsEdit

  • holen (obsolete as verb)

VerbEdit

hollen

  1. (transitive) To (make) hollow, empty (the inside)
  2. (transitive) To make by hollowing
InflectionEdit
Inflection of hollen (weak)
infinitive hollen
past singular holde
past participle gehold
infinitive hollen
gerund hollen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular hol holde
2nd person sing. (jij) holt holde
2nd person sing. (u) holt holde
2nd person sing. (gij) holt holde
3rd person singular holt holde
plural hollen holden
subjunctive sing.1 holle holde
subjunctive plur.1 hollen holden
imperative sing. hol
imperative plur.1 holt
participles hollend gehold
1) Archaic.
Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

hollen

  1. Plural form of hol
SynonymsEdit
  • holen (all (?) cavity senses)

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Dutch hollen, further etymology unknown. No certain relatives.

VerbEdit

hollen

  1. (intransitive) To run fast or frantically, run away, flee etc.
  2. (intransitive) To rage; be/get out of control.
  3. (intransitive) To (be/ go on) strike.
InflectionEdit
Inflection of hollen (weak)
infinitive hollen
past singular holde
past participle gehold
infinitive hollen
gerund hollen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular hol holde
2nd person sing. (jij) holt holde
2nd person sing. (u) holt holde
2nd person sing. (gij) holt holde
3rd person singular holt holde
plural hollen holden
subjunctive sing.1 holle holde
subjunctive plur.1 hollen holden
imperative sing. hol
imperative plur.1 holt
participles hollend gehold
1) Archaic.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

A rhyming variation on sollen.

VerbEdit

hollen

  1. (transitive) To drag, toy, play games (with ...), play tricks (on ...)
InflectionEdit
Inflection of hollen (weak)
infinitive hollen
past singular holde
past participle gehold
infinitive hollen
gerund hollen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular hol holde
2nd person sing. (jij) holt holde
2nd person sing. (u) holt holde
2nd person sing. (gij) holt holde
3rd person singular holt holde
plural hollen holden
subjunctive sing.1 holle holde
subjunctive plur.1 hollen holden
imperative sing. hol
imperative plur.1 holt
participles hollend gehold
1) Archaic.
SynonymsEdit

Low GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Saxon haldan.

VerbEdit

hollen (past singular heel, past participle hollen, auxiliary verb hebben)

  1. to hold

ConjugationEdit


Northern SamiEdit

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