Arm

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See also: arm, Arms, ARM, Arm., and ärm

English[edit]

Abbreviation[edit]

Arm. or Arm

  1. Armenian

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Etymology[edit]

From Old High German arm, from Proto-Germanic *armaz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ermos, *h₂ŕ̥mos, an extension of Proto-Indo-European *h₂er- (to fit together, to link, to join). Cognate with Dutch arm, English arm, Swedish arm.

The Indo-European root is also the source of Latin armus and arma.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /(ʔ)aʁm/ (standard)
  • IPA(key): /(ʔ)aːm/ (widespread, esp. northern and central Germany)
  • (file)
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Arm m (genitive Armes or Arms, plural Arme, diminutive Ärmchen n)

  1. (anatomy) an arm
  2. anything that resembles an arm (for example parts of a device, machine, etc.)
  3. (geography) an arm of a creek or a river
  4. (textiles) a sleeve
  5. (figuratively) a branch, a section of a structure

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External links[edit]

  • Arm in Duden online