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Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old English helm.

NounEdit

healm

  1. Alternative form of helm

Etymology 2Edit

From Old English healm.

NounEdit

healm

  1. Alternative form of halm

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *halmą, *halmaz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

healm n (nominative plural healm)

  1. (botany) the stalk of a plant or grass
  2. straw; hay; stubble

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle English: halm