Boom

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See also: boom and Bööm

Translingual[edit]

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Boom

  1. A botanical plant name author abbreviation for botanist Boudewijn Karel Boom (1903-1980).

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English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
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Boom at the river Rupel

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /boːm/

Proper noun[edit]

Boom

  1. A Belgian town and municipality in the southwest of the Flemish province of Antwerp.

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Central Franconian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • Baum, Boum (Kölsch; Westerwald)
  • Baam (southern Moselle Franconian)

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German and Old High German boum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /boːm/ (Ripuarian; western Moselle Franconian)
  • IPA(key): /bɔːm/ (eastern Moselle Franconian)

Noun[edit]

Boom m (plural Bööm or Beem or Bääm, diminutive Böömche or Beemche or Bäämche)

  1. (most dialects) tree
    Met sengem neue Kleedche mot it och op dä Boom klemme!
    But she simply had to climb on that tree in her new dress!

Usage notes[edit]

  • The inflected forms with -ö- are Ripuarian. The forms with -e- are used in Moselle Franconian dialects that pronounce /oː/ in the singular; those with -ä- are used in dialects that pronounce /ɔː/.

Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
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Boom at the river Rupel

Etymology[edit]

The surname is from bom (tree).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /boːm/, (Southern Dutch) [boːm]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Boom
  • Rhymes: -oːm

Proper noun[edit]

Boom n

  1. A Belgian town and municipality in the Flemish province of Antwerp.
  2. A surname​.

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East Central German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German and Old High German boum

Noun[edit]

Boom

  1. (Upper Saxon) tree

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

English boom

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Boom m (genitive Booms, plural Booms)

  1. (economics) boom
    Synonym: Aufschwung

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Boom” in Duden online
  • Boom” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

German Low German[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German bôm, from Old Saxon bōm,from Proto-West Germanic *baum, from Proto-Germanic *baumaz. Akin to Dutch boom, German Baum, West Frisian beam, English beam.

Noun[edit]

Boom m (plural Bööm or Böm or Bäum)

  1. tree

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References[edit]

  • Der neue SASS: Plattdeutsches Wörterbuch, Plattdeutsch - Hochdeutsch, Hochdeutsch - Plattdeutsch. Plattdeutsche Rechtschreibung, sixth revised edition (2011, →ISBN, Wachholtz Verlag, Neumünster)

Plautdietsch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German bôm, from Old Saxon bōm

Noun[edit]

Boom m (plural Beem)

  1. tree

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Saterland Frisian[edit]

N Boom.

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian bām, from Proto-West Germanic *baum. Cognates include West Frisian beam and German Baum.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Boom m (plural Bome)

  1. tree

References[edit]

  • Boom” in Saterfriesisches Wörterbuch