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Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ġe- +‎ metan.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ġemet n

  1. measure
  2. capacity, ability; power
  3. rule, law
  4. (grammar) mood
    • c. 995, Ælfric, Extracts on Grammar in English
      Þæt ōðer ġemet is þæt bebēodendlīċe. Mid þām ġemete wē hātaþ ōðre menn dōn sum þing oþþe sum þing þrōwian.
      The second mood is the imperative. With this mood we order other people to do something or to undergo something.

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SwedishEdit

NounEdit

gemet

  1. definite singular of gem