aum

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See also: AUM and aum.

Translingual[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit (aum).

Noun[edit]

aum

  1. A common transliteration of , the sacred syllable in Hinduism.

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

aum (plural aums)

  1. (Britain, archaic) A unit of hock equal to approximately 30 gallons.

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Westrobothnian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse aumr.

Adjective[edit]

aum

  1. Sore, delicate, suffering from pain.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse eyma. For the lack of umlaut compare drȯum, as well as auk, rauk.

Verb[edit]

aum

  1. (intransitive) To hold tenderness, have affection.
  2. (intransitive) To feel tender, aching in some limb.

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