niman

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Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

niman

  1. Romanization of 𐌽𐌹𐌼𐌰𐌽

Karao[edit]

Adverb[edit]

niman

  1. now; today

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *nemaną, probably from Proto-Indo-European *nem- (take).

Germanic cognates include Old Saxon niman, Old Dutch neman (Dutch nemen), Old High German neman (German nehmen), Old Norse nema (Danish nemme), Gothic 𐌽𐌹𐌼𐌰𐌽 (niman). The Indo-European root was also the source of Old Irish nem (present), Latvian ņemt (to take), Albanian nëm (to take, curse), Ancient Greek νέμω (némō).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

niman

  1. (West Saxon) to take, seize
    Synonym: fōn

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Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: nimen
    • Scots: nim
    • English: nim; numb (from past participle)

Old Saxon[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *nemaną.

Verb[edit]

nīman

  1. to take

Conjugation[edit]

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