ohm

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Named after Bavarian physicist Georg Ohm. A German surname, first recorded in the 12th century, from German Ohm (uncle), from a Proto-Germanic word. Compare Dutch oom (uncle).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /əʊm/
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  • (US) IPA(key): /oʊm/
  • Rhymes: -əʊm

Noun[edit]

ohm (plural ohms)

  1. In the International System of Units, the derived unit of electrical resistance; the electrical resistance of a device across which a potential difference of one volt causes a current of one ampere. Symbol: Ω

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Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

ohm m

  1. ohm (unit of electrical resistance)

Further reading[edit]

  • ohm in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • ohm in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Dutch[edit]

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ohm m (plural ohms, diminutive ohmpje n)

  1. ohm

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ohm m (plural ohms)

  1. ohm

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Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

ohm m (plural [please provide])

  1. ohm

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Named after Bavarian physicist Georg Ohm.

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Noun[edit]

ohm m (definite singular ohmen, indefinite plural ohm, definite plural ohmane)

  1. ohm

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Polish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Named after the German physicist Georg Ohm.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ohm m inan

  1. (uncommon) ohm

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Named after Bavarian physicist Georg Ohm. See German Ohm.

Noun[edit]

ohm m (plural ohms)

  1. ohm (the derived unit of electrical resistance)

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French ohm.

Noun[edit]

ohm m (plural ohmi)

  1. ohm

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

ohm m (plural ohms)

  1. Alternative form of ohmio