freme

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Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

freme

  1. third-person singular present indicative of fremere

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

freme

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of fremō

Middle English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old English freme, fremu (advantage, gain, benefit)

Noun[edit]

freme (plural fremes)

  1. benefit, profit, advantage
    Ðe man..erneð after his soule freme. — Trinity Homilies, 1225

Derived terms[edit]

  • fremen — To help (someone), to aid, advance, benefit, be profitable to, do good to
  • fremful — Beneficial
  • fremfulliche — Profitably
  • fremfulnesse — Beneficial nature, effectiveness
  • fremsomness — Beneficence
  • fremung — Effect, good or salutary effect
  • fulfremed — Fulfilled, accomplished; completed, perfected; complete, perfect.

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Germanic *frami- (going forth). Akin to Proto-Germanic *framaz (forward).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

freme

  1. vigorous, flourishing
  2. good, strenuous, bold
    Fremu folces cwén. — The folk's bold queen. (Beowulf)

Declension[edit]

Weak Strong
singular plural singular plural
m n f m n f m n f
nominative frema freme freme freman nom. freme freme fremu freme fremu, -e frema, -e
accusative freman freme freman acc. fremne freme freme freme fremu, -e frema, -e
genitive freman fremra, fremena gen. fremes fremes fremre fremra
dative freman fremum dat. fremum fremum fremre fremum
instrumental freme


Noun[edit]

freme f (nominative plural fremena)

  1. fremu, advantage, gain, benefit, profit, good
    Ðæs we mágon fremena gewinnan. — Of what we may advantages gain.

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References[edit]

  • 1916, John R. Clark, "A Concise Anglo-Saxon Dictionary for the Use of Students", freme et al.
  • Bosworth, J. (2010, March 21). An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary Online (T. N. Toller & Others, Eds.), freme.