bamm

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Westrobothnian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse baðmr, probably from Proto-Germanic *bagmaz; compare Icelandic baðmur and obsolete Swedish bagn.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bamm m (definite singular bammen)

  1. Stem, stalk, trunk, tree trunk.[1][2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Larsson, Evert, Söderström, Sven, 1979, 1980, “bam s. bɑmm”, in Hössjömålet : ordbok över en sydvästerbottnisk dialekt [The Hössjö speech: dictionary of a southern Westrobothnian dialect] (in Swedish) →ISBN, page 22
  2. ^ Rietz, Johan Ernst, “BAMM,-en, m.”, in Svenskt dialektlexikon: ordbok öfver svenska allmogespråket [Swedish dialectal lexicon: a dictionary for the Swedish lects] (in Swedish), 1962 edition, Lund: C. W. K. Gleerups Förlag, published 1862–1867, page 22