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    Smile Holy moly=?

    Holy moly, it's beautiful!
    Hello there!

    I suppose 'holy moly' is an interjection, like 'oh, my God.'

    Q1: What is the eact meaning of it? What is 'moly'? Is it related to the Bible?

    Q2: Should I capitalize both words?

    Thanks!



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    Re: Holy moly=?

    It originated from a comic apparently.

    Holy Moly - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    There's another one, 'by golly'.

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    Thank you for your help, Tedtmc.

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    Re: Holy moly=?

    I'm not a teacher.

    Hi thedaffodils,

    Holy Smoke!: Information and Much More from Answers.com

    Regards

    V.

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    Re: Holy moly=?

    Quote Originally Posted by vil View Post
    I'm not a teacher.

    Hi thedaffodils,

    Holy Smoke!: Information and Much More from Answers.com

    Regards

    V.
    Interesting link vil, I wondered about "Moses".

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    Smile Re: Holy moly=?

    Quote Originally Posted by vil View Post
    I'm not a teacher.

    Hi thedaffodils,

    Holy Smoke!: Information and Much More from Answers.com

    Regards

    V.
    Hi Vil,

    The link is helpful. Thank you very much.

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