salm

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See also: Salm and sal'm

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

salm (plural salms)

  1. Obsolete form of psalm.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Piers Plowman to this entry?)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for salm in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

Anagrams[edit]


Cornish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Revived Middle Cornish) IPA(key): [salm]
  • (Revived Late Cornish) IPA(key): [sɒlm]

Noun[edit]

salm m

  1. A psalm

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish salm, from Latin psalmus, from Ancient Greek ψαλμός (psalmós).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

salm m (genitive singular sailm, nominative plural sailm)

  1. psalm

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
salm shalm
after an, tsalm
not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

salm f (genitive singular sailm, plural sailm)

  1. psalm

Volapük[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

salm (nominative plural salms)

  1. (male or female) salmon (fish)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

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Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

salm f (plural salmau)

  1. A psalm

West Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

salm c (plural salmen, diminutive salmke)

  1. salmon

Further reading[edit]

  • salm”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011