ferm

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English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See farm.

Noun[edit]

ferm

  1. (obsolete) Rent for a farm.
    He let his land to ferm.
  2. (obsolete) A farm
  3. (obsolete) An abode or place of residence
    • Spenser
      Out of her fleshy ferme fled to the place of pain.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin firmus.

Adjective[edit]

ferm m (feminine ferma, masculine plural ferms, feminine plural fermes)

  1. firm (steadfast, secure)
  2. firm (fixed in opinion)
  3. firm (solid, rigid)

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

ferm m (plural ferms)

  1. pavement (US), road surface (UK) (paved exterior surface)

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin firmus.

Adjective[edit]

ferm m (feminine ferme)

  1. firm

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Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ferm m

  1. fermium

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