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allame

Middle DutchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Likely from a compounding of ant (against) +‎ lamen (tool). Cognate with Old English andlōma (tool). Akin to Old English lōma and Old High German lōmi, luomi.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

allame m

  1. tool
    Van waghenen, van ploeghen ende van anders antlamen te maken - Rek. v. Zeel. 1, 484[1]
    To make tools from carts, ploughs en other things
  2. house gear
  3. army supplies

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Middelnederlandsch woordenboek van Eelco Verwijs, Jacob Verdam 1885 M. Nijhoff