Ohm

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Low German ōm, contracted from *ōhem. Cognate of Middle High German ōheim, whence Oheim.

Noun[edit]

Ohm m ‎(genitive Ohms, plural Ohme or Ohms)

  1. (archaic) Alternative form of Oheim ‎(uncle)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the noun (etymology 1).

Proper noun[edit]

Ohm ? ‎(genitive Ohms)

  1. a surname

Etymology 3[edit]

From the physicist Georg Ohm.

Noun[edit]

Ohm n ‎(genitive Ohms, plural Ohm)

  1. ohm (unit of electrical resistance)
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