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holla

[ hol-uh ]
/ ˈhɒl ə /
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interjection
(used as an informal greeting.)
(an informal exclamation of enthusiasm, joy, etc.)
(used especially during a hunt) hallo (def. 1).
Obsolete. cease! halt!
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Also hol·lo [hol-oh] /ˈhɒl oʊ/ .

Origin of holla

First recorded in 1500–50; from Middle French hola, equivalent to ho “ahoy” + la “here”
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