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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *ēþmaz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁eh₁tmén-. Cognate with Old High German ātum (German Atem), Old Saxon āthom, Dutch adem.

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NounEdit

ǣþm m (nominative plural ǣþmas)

  1. (West Saxon) breathing
  2. (West Saxon) breath

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