flum

See also: flüm

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FriulianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin flūmen (compare Italian fiume, Romansch flum), from fluō, fluere ‎(flow), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰlew- ‎(to swell, flow).

NounEdit

flum m ‎(plural flums)

  1. river

Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Old French flum.

NounEdit

flum m (plural flums)

  1. river

ReferencesEdit

  • flum on Dictionnaire du Moyen Français (1330-1500) (in French)

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin flūmen, from fluō, fluere ‎(flow), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰlew- ‎(to swell, flow).

NounEdit

flum m ‎(oblique plural fluns, nominative singular fluns, nominative plural flum)

  1. river
    • circa 1250, Marie de France, Yonec
      [] il fu el flum d'enfern plungiez!
      He was plunged into the river of Hell!

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: flume (borrowed)

ReferencesEdit

  • (fr) Godefroy, Frédéric, Dictionnaire de l'ancienne langue française et de tous ses dialectes du IXe au XVe siècle (1881) (flun)

RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Sutsilvan, Surmiran) flem
  • (Puter, Vallader) flüm

EtymologyEdit

From Latin flūmen, from fluō, fluere ‎(flow), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰlew- ‎(to swell, flow).

NounEdit

flum m (plural flums)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan) river
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