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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch hêem, from Old Dutch hēm, from Proto-Germanic *haimaz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

heem n (plural hemen, diminutive heempje n)

  1. house, home
  2. (domestic/ farm-)yard

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Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • M. J. Koenen & J. Endepols, Verklarend Handwoordenboek der Nederlandse Taal (tevens Vreemde-woordentolk), Groningen, Wolters-Noordhoff, 1969 (26th edition) [Dutch dictionary in Dutch]

LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German heim, from Proto-Germanic *haimaz. Cognate with German heim, English home, Dutch heem.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

heem

  1. home
    Ech kommen um Dënschdeg de Moien heem.
    I'm coming home on Tuesday morning.

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Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch hēm, heim, from Proto-Germanic *haimaz.

NounEdit

hêem n

  1. home place

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

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DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • heem”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929