earm

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Old English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Proto-Germanic *armaz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂erHmos (joint). Cognate with Old Frisian arm, Old Saxon arm, Dutch arm, Old High German arm (German Arm), Old Norse armr (Swedish arm), Gothic 𐌰𐍂𐌼𐍃 (arms). The Proto-Indo-European root is also the source of Old Church Slavonic рамо (ramo) (Russian рамо (ramo, shoulder)), Latin armus.

Noun[edit]

earm m

  1. arm
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Etymology 2[edit]

Proto-Germanic *armaz, further etymology uncertain. Cognate with Old Frisian erm, Old Saxon arm, Dutch arm, Old High German arm (German arm), Old Norse armr (Swedish, Danish arm), Gothic 𐌰𐍂𐌼𐍃 (arms).

Adjective[edit]

earm

  1. poor, miserable
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