See also: dröm and drøm

AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Greek δρόμος (drómos, road).

NounEdit

drom ?

  1. highway

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch droom, from Proto-Germanic *þrumi, *dramjan, related to *þrumjaz (disturbance, violence). See also Old Saxon drom, Old English þrymm. (Can this(+) etymology be sourced?)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /drɔm/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: drom
  • Rhymes: -ɔm

NounEdit

drom m (plural drommen)

  1. flock (of people), throng, crowd

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IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (West Cork) IPA(key): /d̪ˠɾˠoumˠ/

NounEdit

drom m (genitive singular droma, nominative plural dromanna)

  1. Alternative form of droim

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
drom dhrom ndrom
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Mauritian CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English drum.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

drom

  1. a membranophone
  2. a large cylindrical container for liquid transport and storage

Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-West Germanic *draum, from Proto-Germanic *draumaz, whence also Old English drēam (joy, music, dream), Old Frisian drām, Old High German troum, Old Norse draumr.

NounEdit

drōm m

  1. joy, pleasure, ecstasy
    Drôm drohtines endi dagskîmon: Joy of the lord and daylight.
  2. music, song
  3. dream
    That he manno drôm ageƀen scolde: That he should give the men's dream.

DeclensionEdit


DescendantsEdit

  • Middle Low German: drōm

RomaniEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Byzantine Greek δρόμος (drómos, road).

NounEdit

drom m (plural droma)

  1. road

ReferencesEdit

  • Yūsuke Sumi (2018) , “drom”, in ニューエクスプレス ロマ(ジプシー)語 [New Express Romani (Gypsy)] (in Japanese), Tokyo: Hakusuisha, →ISBN, page 136