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If people from Poland are called Poles should people from Holland be called Holes?

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Started: 12/31/2016 Category: Miscellaneous
Updated: 1 year ago Status: Debating Period
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DarkDebate

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If people from Poland are called Poles, Pole being a noun, then people from Holland should be called Holes, also a noun, to maintain consistency within the English language.
Frederik

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If consistency ought to be maximised, people from Holland should be called Hollanians.

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Posted by Flameslinger 1 year ago
Flameslinger
Well this is quite an unusual topic.Never once have i heard people talk about it before. Good luck to both of you.
Posted by Frederik 1 year ago
Frederik
Love these ones... lol
Posted by MagicAintReal 1 year ago
MagicAintReal
hahaha. funny and logical...that was hilarious.
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