Last modified on 20 May 2014, at 23:52

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Proto-Germanic *kambaz, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵómbʰos. Cognate with Old Saxon camb, Dutch kam, Old High German chamb (German Kamm), Old Norse kambr (Swedish kam); and with Ancient Greek γόμφος (gómphos, pin), Old Armenian ծամեմ (camem, to chew), Russian зуб (zub).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

camb m

  1. comb

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Old SaxonEdit

NounEdit

camb m

  1. Alternative spelling of kamb.