lim

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Translingual[edit]

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Symbol[edit]

lim

  1. (mathematics) limit

Ladin[edit]

Noun[edit]

lim m (plural lims)

  1. limit

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

lim

  1. rafsi of limna.

Old English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *limą, probably related to *liþu- (whence liþ). Cognate with Old Norse limr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lim n (nominative plural limu)

  1. limb, bodily member; branch (of tree etc)
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *līmaz, from Proto-Indo-European *lei-. Cognate with Middle Dutch līm (Dutch lijm), Old High German līm (German Leim), Old Norse lím (Swedish lim). The Proto-Indo-European root is also the source of Latin limus (mud).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

līm m (nominative plural līmas)

  1. mortar, paste, lime
Descendants[edit]

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German līm.

Noun[edit]

lȉm m (Cyrillic spelling ли̏м)

  1. sheet metal

Declension[edit]

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

lim n

  1. glue

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

lim (plural lims)

  1. limb

Declension[edit]