premie

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

premie ‎(plural premies)

  1. Alternative spelling of preemie
    • 2013, Karin Cadwell, ‎Cindy Turner-Maffei, Pocket Guide for Lactation Management
      The mother can use massage/compression to increase the flow of milk, which will stimulate the baby to nurse actively again. This works especially well with premies, babies with Down syndrome, and other babies who are weak.

Etymology 2[edit]

Prem +‎ -ie

Noun[edit]

premie ‎(plural premies)

  1. A follower of the controversial spiritual leader Prem Rawat (born 1957).
    • 1974, H W Wilson Company, Current biography
      As telescoped conversationally by American premies, Guru Maharaj Ji's name is pronounced...
    • 1977, Carroll Stoner, Jo Anne Parke, All gods' children: the cult experience—salvation or slavery?
      Armed with the knowledge of his own private God, a premie should be able, according to the guru, to handle any situation with maturity []
    • 2004, Bob Larson, Larson's Book of World Religions and Alternative Spirituality
      One premie described the sound as "loud rock and roll," []
    • 2008, Phil Polizatto, Hunga Dung: A True Novel
      All three premies sported close-cropped haircuts and wore sports jackets.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin praemium possibly through English premium

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: pre‧mie

Noun[edit]

premie f ‎(plural premies, diminutive premietje n)

  1. prize, reward
  2. money paid for eg. an insurance

Derived terms[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin praemium

Noun[edit]

premie m ‎(definite singular premien, indefinite plural premier, definite plural premiene)

  1. a prize
  2. a premium

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin praemium

Noun[edit]

premie m ‎(definite singular premien, indefinite plural premiar, definite plural premiane)

  1. a prize
  2. a premium

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Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

premie

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of premiar
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of premiar
  3. first-person singular imperative of premiar
  4. third-person singular imperative of premiar

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

premie

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of premiar.
  2. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of premiar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of premiar.

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

premie c

  1. a premium, a prize, an award
  2. a premium, a bonus
  3. a premium, an insurance fee

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