lym

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch lijm.

Noun[edit]

lym (??? please provide the plural!)

  1. glue

Albanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *lū̆m-, from Proto-Indo-European *leu(H)- 'to spoil'. Cognate to Ancient Greek λυ̃μα (lũma, dirt, filth, blemish)[1].

Noun[edit]

lym m (indefinite plural lyma, definite singular lymi, definite plural lymat)

  1. mud (of the river), loam, clay, blemish

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Albanische Etymologien (Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz), Bardhyl Demiraj, Leiden Studies in Indo-European 7; Amsterdam - Atlanta 1997, p.248

Cornish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Breton lemm

Adjective[edit]

lym

  1. sharp, pointed