lomm

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lomm

  1. bare, naked
  2. smooth
  3. exact
  4. (of cloth) threadbare
  5. (of a judge or judgement) exact, strict
  6. (of a liquid) pure, unadulterated
  7. (of sounds) clear
  8. (phonology, of consonants) unlenited

Descendants[edit]

  • Irish: lom
  • Manx: lhome
  • Scottish Gaelic: lom

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
lomm
also llomm after a proclitic
lomm
pronounced with /l(ʲ)-/
lomm
also llomm after a proclitic
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]


Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan) lom

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pulmō, from Proto-Indo-European *pléwmō.

Noun[edit]

lomm f (plural lomms)

  1. (Surmiran) lung

Synonyms[edit]


Westrobothnian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hlummr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lomm m

  1. the root end or the major end of a piece of wood or a log
  2. the bound end of a broom
  3. the handle of an oar

Derived terms[edit]