reim

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See also: Reim and réim

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch riem.

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Noun[edit]

reim (plural reims)

  1. (South Africa) A strip of oxhide, deprived of hair and made pliable, used for twisting into ropes, etc.[1].

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1858, Peter Lund Simmonds, The Dictionary of Trade Products

reim in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.

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Icelandic[edit]

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Noun[edit]

reim f (genitive singular reimar, nominative plural reimar)

  1. strap, belt
  2. shoelace

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Drivreim (drive belt)

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse reim

Noun[edit]

reim f or m (definite singular reima or reimen, indefinite plural reimer, definite plural reimene)

  1. a belt, strap

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse reim.

Noun[edit]

reim f (definite singular reima, indefinite plural reimar or reimer, definite plural reimane or reimene)

  1. a belt, strap

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Old Norse[edit]

Noun[edit]

reim f (genitive reimar, plural reimar)

  1. a lash, thong

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Descendants[edit]

  • Icelandic: reim
  • Faroese: reim
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: reim
    • Norwegian Bokmål: reim
  • Old Swedish: rem, reem
  • Old Danish: rem, reem, røm
    • Danish: rem
      • Norwegian Bokmål: rem

References[edit]

  • reim in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press