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Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Likely from a compounding of ant (against) +‎ lamen (tool). Cognate with Old English andlōma (tool). Akin to Old English lōma and Old High German lōmi, luomi.

NounEdit

allâme m

  1. tool
    • Van waghenen, van ploeghen ende van anders antlamen te maken
      To make tools from carts, ploughs en other things
  2. house gear
  3. army supplies

InflectionEdit

Weak masculine
Singular Plural
Nominative allâme allâmen
Accusative allâme allâmen
Genitive allâmen allâmen
Dative allâme allâmen

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • allame”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • allame”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929