See also: Eom and EOM

Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

eom

  1. (Early Middle English) Alternative form of em

Old EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Germanic *immi (I am), via the variant *imō by analogy with regular first-person singular ending *-ō, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ésmi (I am, I exist), a form of the verb *wesaną. Akin to Old Norse em (I am), Gothic 𐌹𐌼 (im, I am), Old High German bim (I am), Ancient Greek εἰμί (eimí), Sanskrit अस्मि (ásmi).

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

eom

  1. first-person singular present indicative of wesan
DescendantsEdit
  • Middle English: am, em
    • English: am
    • Scots: am
    • Yola: aam, am

Etymology 2Edit

PronounEdit

eom

  1. Alternative form of him: (to) him/it/them