yem

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See also: YEM, yếm, and yểm

English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

See hyem.

Noun[edit]

yem (uncountable)

  1. (Geordie) Alternative spelling of hyem

Etymology 2[edit]

A young woman wearing a yem.

Borrowed from Vietnamese yếm.

Noun[edit]

yem (plural yems)

  1. (fashion) A Vietnamese form of underbodice; a dudou, its Chinese progenitor and equivalent.
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References[edit]

  • Griffiths, Bill (2004) A Dictionary of North East Dialect, Northumbria University Press, →ISBN, page 191

Middle English[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

yem

  1. Alternative form of þem

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Turkic.

Noun[edit]

yem (definite accusative yemi, plural yemler)

  1. fodder