Wt/sco/hello

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Etymology[edit]

Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist. (first attestit in 1833), frae Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist., Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist. (attestit 1588). This variant o Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist. is eften creditit tae Thomas Edison as a coinage for telephone uise, but its appearance in print predates the invention o the telephone bi several decades.

Possibly frae the Lua error in Module:Wt/sco/languages at line 144: attempt to index local 'name' (a nil value). an Lua error in Module:Wt/sco/languages at line 144: attempt to index local 'name' (a nil value). verb Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist., Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist., akin tae Lua error in Module:Wt/sco/languages at line 144: attempt to index local 'name' (a nil value). Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist. or Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist..

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA([[wikipedia:Lua error in Module:Wt/sco/language_utilities at line 7: data for mw.loadData contains unsupported data type 'function'. phonology|key]]): /həˈləʊ̯/, /hɛˈləʊ̯/
  • (US) enPR: hĕ-lō', hə-lō', IPA([[wikipedia:Lua error in Module:Wt/sco/language_utilities at line 7: data for mw.loadData contains unsupported data type 'function'. phonology|key]]): /hɛˈloʊ̯/, /həˈloʊ̯/
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  • Rhymes: [[Rhymes:Wt/sco/Lua error in Module:Wt/sco/language_utilities at line 7: data for mw.loadData contains unsupported data type 'function'.:-əʊ|-əʊ]]

Interjection[edit]

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  1. A greetin (salutation) said when meetin someane or acknowledgin someane’s arrival or presence.
    <span class="Lua error in Module:Wt/sco/language_utilities at line 7: data for mw.loadData contains unsupported data type 'function'." lang="en">Hello, everyane.
  2. A greetin used when answerin the telephone.
    <span class="Lua error in Module:Wt/sco/language_utilities at line 7: data for mw.loadData contains unsupported data type 'function'." lang="en">Hello? Hou mey I help you?
  3. A caw for response if it is nae clear if anyane is present or listenin, or if a telephone conversation mey hae been disconnectit.
    <span class="Lua error in Module:Wt/sco/language_utilities at line 7: data for mw.loadData contains unsupported data type 'function'." lang="en">Hello? Is onyane thare?
    • 1913, Joseph C. Lincoln, chapter 7, Mr. Pratt's Patients:
      I made a speaking trumpet of my hands and commenced to whoop “Ahoy!” and “Hello!” at the top of my lungs. […] The Colonel woke up, and, after asking what in brimstone was the matter, opened his mouth and roared “Hi!” and “Hello!” like the bull of Bashan.
  4. Lua error in Module:Wt/sco/utilities at line 72: attempt to call method 'makeSortKey' (a nil value). Uised sarcastically tae imply that the person addressed or referred tae haes duin something the speaker or writer considers tae be foolish.
    <span class="Lua error in Module:Wt/sco/language_utilities at line 7: data for mw.loadData contains unsupported data type 'function'." lang="en">Ye juist tried tae stairt yer caur wi yer cell phone. Hello?
  5. An expression o puzzlement or discovery.
    <span class="Lua error in Module:Wt/sco/language_utilities at line 7: data for mw.loadData contains unsupported data type 'function'." lang="en">Hello! Whit’s gangin on here?

Usage notes[edit]

  • The greetin Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist. is amang the maist generic an neutral in uise. It mey be heard in nearly aw social situations an in nearly aw walks o life, an is unlikly tae cause offense.

Quotations[edit]

  • For usage examples o this term, see the [[Citations:Wt/sco/Wt/sco/hello#Lua error in Module:Wt/sco/language_utilities at line 7: data for mw.loadData contains unsupported data type 'function'.|citations page]].

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The translations albo need tae be checked an insertit above intae the appropriate translation tables, removin ony nummers. Nummers dae nae necessarily match those in definitions. See instructions at Help:Hou tae check translations.

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Noun[edit]

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  1. "Hello!" or an equivalent greetin.
    • 2007 April 29, Stephanie Rosenbloom, “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood”, New York Times:
      In many new buildings, though, neighbors are venturing beyond tight-lipped hellos at the mailbox.

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