allame

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Likely from a compounding of ant (against) +‎ lamen (tool). Cognate with Old English andlōma (tool). Akin to Old English lōma and Old High German lōmi, luomi.

Noun[edit]

allâme m

  1. tool
    • Van waghenen, van ploeghen ende van anders antlamen te maken
      To make tools from carts, ploughs en other things
  2. house gear
  3. army supplies

Inflection[edit]

Weak masculine
Singular Plural
Nominative allâme allâmen
Accusative allâme allâmen
Genitive allâmen allâmen
Dative allâme allâmen

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • allame”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • allame”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929