swamm

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Romanization[edit]

swamm

  1. Romanization of 𐍃𐍅𐌰𐌼𐌼

Old English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *swammaz (tree-fungus, mushroom, sponge), from Proto-Indo-European *swombh- (sponge, tree-fungus, swamp). Cognate with Old High German swamb (mushroom) (German Schwamm), Old Norse svǫppr (sponge, fungus), Gothic 𐍃𐍅𐌰𐌼𐌼𐍃 (swamms, sponge). More at swamp.

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

swamm m

  1. mushroom, fungus
  2. sponge
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

swamm

  1. first-person singular past tense of swimman
  2. third-person singular past tense of swimman