holm

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Etymology 1Edit

Alteration of hollin.

NounEdit

holm ‎(plural holms)

  1. (obsolete outside dialects) The holly.
  2. A common evergreen oak, of Europe, Quercus ilex; the holm oak.
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse holmi, holmr ‎(islet), from the Proto-Germanic *hulmaz, from Proto-Indo-European root *kel- ‎(to rise, be elevated, be prominent; hill). Cognate with Old English holm ‎(sea, ocean, wave), Old Saxon holm, Old Danish hulm, Middle Low German holm, German Holm, Middle Dutch holm, Swedish holme,

NounEdit

holm ‎(plural holms)

  1. Land that is liable to flooding; a river island.
  2. (dialect, chiefly West Yorkshire, Scotland) an islet, sometimes with holly bushes. See also holme.

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DanishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse holmr.

NounEdit

holm c (singular definite holmen, plural indefinite holme)

  1. a small island

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Proto-Germanic *hulmaz ‎(hill, rise).

NounEdit

holm m ‎(plural holmen, diminutive holmpje n)

  1. a small island

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse holmr, also in Old Saxon, Frisian cognate. Root is Proto-Germanic *hulmaz ‎(hill, rise), equivalent to Latin culmen "peak", compare culminate.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

holm m

  1. (poetic) ocean, sea, waters
    Ða wæs heofonweardes gast ofer holm boren.
    The spirit of God moved upon the face of the waters.

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PolishEdit

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NounEdit

Chemical element
Ho Previous: dysproz (Dy)
Next: erb (Er)

holm m inan

  1. holmium (chemical element, Ho, atomic number 67)

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SloveneEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hólm m inan ‎(genitive hólma, nominative plural hólmi)

  1. hill

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