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MaguindanaoEdit

NounEdit

lagum

  1. needle

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish لغم(lağım), from Arabic لَغْم(laḡm), ultimately derived from Ancient Greek λᾰ́κκος (lákkos, cavity) [1] or Ancient Greek λαχαίνω (lakhaínō, to dig, to excavate), from Ancient Greek λαχών (lakhṓn, to obtain, to draw, to receive). Compare obsolete or dialectal Bulgarian лагъм (lagǎm, underground tunnel).

NounEdit

lagum m (Cyrillic spelling лагум)

  1. mine
  2. underground tunnel
  3. cellar

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Skok, Petar (1971) Etimologijski rječnik hrvatskoga ili srpskoga jezika (in Serbo-Croatian), volume 1, Zagreb: JAZU, page 261