þarmur

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse þarmr, whence Danish tarm. Cognate with German Darm, obsolete English tharms ‎(twisted guts)[1]. Compare Greek τόρμος ‎(tórmos, hole).

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þarmur m ‎(genitive singular þarms, nominative plural þarmar)

  1. (anatomy) intestine, gut

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  1. ^ Noah Webster (1913), “tharms”, in Noah Porter, editor, Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, Springfield, Mass.: G. & C. Merriam Company
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