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strom

See also: Strom and ström

CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

strom m

  1. tree

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *straumaz, from Proto-Indo-European *srowmos, from *srew- (to flow). Compare Old English strēam (river, stream), Old Frisian strām, Old High German stroum, Old Norse straumr.

NounEdit

strōm m

  1. stream
  2. river, song

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