See also: keim and kéim

EnglishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Keim (plural Keims)

  1. A surname​.

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GermanEdit

 
Keime in einer Tomate

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German [Term?], from Old High German kīmo, from Proto-Germanic *kīmô, from *kī- (to split open, germinate, sprout), whence English chink.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kaɪ̯m/, [kʰaɪ̯m]
  • Rhymes: -aɪ̯m
  • (file)
  • Homophone: keinem (according to a common pronunciation of this word)

NounEdit

Keim m (genitive Keimes or Keims, plural Keime)

  1. germ
  2. seed
  3. sprout

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HunsrikEdit

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Keim m (plural Keim, diminutive Keimche)

  1. sprout

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LuxembourgishEdit

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Keim m (plural Keimer)

  1. germ