Lamm

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See also: lamm, łamm, and lamm-

German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German lamp, in the 14th century also lam, from Old High German lamb, from Proto-West Germanic *lamb from Proto-Germanic *lambaz; akin to Old Saxon lamb.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /lam/
  • Rhymes: -am
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Noun[edit]

Lamm n (genitive Lammes or Lamms, plural Lämmer, diminutive Lämmchen n or Lämmlein n)

  1. lamb

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Further reading[edit]

  • Lamm” in Duden online

Hunsrik[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German lamp, from Old High German lamb.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Lamm n (plural Lämmer, diminutive Lämmche)

  1. lamb
    • 2020, Aesop, Piter Keo, De Wollef un das Lamm (yt):
      En Wollef hod en Lamm getroff, wo sich fun seiner Häerd fererd had.

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German lamp, from Old High German lamb, from Proto-West Germanic *lamb, from Proto-Germanic *lambaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Lamm n (plural Lämmer, diminutive Lämmchen)

  1. lamb

Pennsylvania German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German lamp, from from Old High German lamb. Compare German Lamm, Dutch lam, English lamb.

Noun[edit]

Lamm n (plural Lemmer)

  1. lamb