lem

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See also: LEM, Lem, Lém, and lem'

Albanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • len (dialectal)

Etymology[edit]

Unknown. Maybe from Proto-Albanian *lèud-no, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁lewdʰ- ‎(man, people)

Noun[edit]

lem m

  1. people

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Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Danish lim, from Old Norse limr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lem n (singular definite lemmet, plural indefinite lemmer)

  1. limb
  2. penis
  3. member
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse hlemmr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lem c (singular definite lemmen, plural indefinite lemme)

  1. hatch
  2. trapdoor
Inflection[edit]

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

lem

  1. rafsi of le'e.

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *el ‎(brown, red); compare Latin ulmus.

Noun[edit]

lem m

  1. elm tree

Synonyms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lem

  1. soft, tender
  2. weak, powerless
  3. (in sexual sense) impotent
  4. foolish, worthless

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

lem c

  1. a limb (body part)

Declension[edit]

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Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

lem ‎(plural lems)

  1. paralysis

Declension[edit]