[aw-lah; English oh-lah]

Origin of hola

From Spanish
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Examples from the Web for hola

Historical Examples of hola

  • "Hola, hola," shrieked Ralph and Tom in concert, as they aimed their guns at them.

  • Saying this, the officer raised his voice and shouted “Hola!”

  • None of us answered, and I ran down the spar to be ready for what might happen, when 'Hola!

    The Green Hand

    George Cupples

  • No sooner was the king gone, than Chicot opened the door and called "Hola!"

    Chicot the Jester

    Alexandre Dumas, Pere

  • Hola, young cock-sparrow, clad in the habit of the hoodie-crow!

    The White Plumes of Navarre

    Samuel Rutherford Crockett