strom

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See also: Strom, ström, štrom, and strøm

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Originally “what towers above” (see also strmý, strměti); from Proto-Slavic *stromъ, from *strьmъ, probably from Proto-Indo-European *ter-, *ster- (hard).[1]

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Noun[edit]

strom m

  1. tree

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References[edit]

  1. ^ strom in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, electronic version, Leda, 2007

Further reading[edit]

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

Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *straumaz, from Proto-Indo-European *srew- (to flow).

Noun[edit]

strōm m

  1. stream
  2. river, song

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Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Originally “what towers above” (see also strmý; from Proto-Slavic *stromъ, from *strьmъ, probably from Proto-Indo-European *ter-, *ster- (hard).[1]

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Noun[edit]

strom m (genitive singular stromu, nominative plural stromy, genitive plural stromov, declension pattern of dub)

  1. tree

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References[edit]

  1. ^ strom in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, electronic version, Leda, 2007

Further reading[edit]

  • strom in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk