olim

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

olim m ‎(plural olims)

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Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin olim.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈo.lim/, /ˈɔ.lim/

Adverb[edit]

olim

  1. in former times, once, yesteryear, aforetime

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Antonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

  • olima ‎(erstwhile, former, ancient)

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

For ōle, olle, ōlus, ollus, archaic forms of ille, with locative ending -im, = illō temporē.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ōlim (not comparable)

  1. at that time, once upon a time
  2. one day, at some (future) time
  3. often, for some time

References[edit]

  • olim” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • olim” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • olim” in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016