See also: Lim, lím, līm, lɩm, -lim-, and lîm

TranslingualEdit

 
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SymbolEdit

lim

  1. (mathematics) limit

DanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Danish lim, from Old Norse lím.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lim c (singular definite limen, plural indefinite lime)

  1. glue
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

lim

  1. imperative of lime

ReferencesEdit


FaroeseEdit

NounEdit

lim

  1. indefinite accusative singular of limur

IcelandicEdit

NounEdit

lim

  1. indefinite accusative singular of limur
  2. indefinite dative singular of limur

LadinEdit

NounEdit

lim m (plural lims)

  1. limit

Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old English lim.

NounEdit

lim

  1. Alternative form of lyme (limb)

Etymology 2Edit

From Old English līm.

NounEdit

lim

  1. Alternative form of lyme (quicklime)

Min NanEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of lim – see (“to drink; to drink alcohol”).
(This character, lim, is the Pe̍h-ōe-jī form of .)

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse lím

NounEdit

lim n (definite singular limet, indefinite plural lim, definite plural lima or limene)

  1. glue, paste (adhesive)
Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

lim

  1. imperative of lime

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse lím

NounEdit

lim n (definite singular limet, indefinite plural lim, definite plural lima)

  1. glue, paste (adhesive)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Old DanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse limr, from Proto-Germanic *limuz.

NounEdit

lim m

  1. limb
DescendantsEdit
  • Danish: lem

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse lím.

NounEdit

lim n

  1. glue
DescendantsEdit

Old EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Germanic *limą, probably related to *liþu- (whence liþ). Cognate with Old Norse limr.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lim n (nominative plural limu)

  1. limb, bodily member; branch (of tree etc)
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Germanic *līmaz, from Proto-Indo-European *lei-. Cognate with Middle Dutch līm (Dutch lijm), Old High German līm (German Leim), Old Norse lím (Swedish lim). The Proto-Indo-European root is also the source of Latin līmus (mud).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

līm m (nominative plural līmas)

  1. glue; mortar, paste, lime
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit

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Old IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

lim

  1. first-person singular of la

ScanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse limr, from Proto-Germanic *limuz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lim m

  1. limb

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German līm.

NounEdit

lȉm m (Cyrillic spelling ли̏м)

  1. sheet metal
  2. (by extension, hyponym, Croatia) tinplate
  3. (by extension, regional, Croatia) tin (silvery-white metal, the chemical element of atomic number 50)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

SynonymsEdit

  • (tin): kositar (Croatia)
  • (tin): kalaj (Bosnia, Montenegro, Serbia)

Usage notesEdit

See alsoEdit

Symbol Pt Au Ag Fe Al Sn Cu
metal platina zlato srebro željezo aluminij lim bakar

SloveneEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *jьlьmъ.

NounEdit

lìm m inan

  1. elm (tree of the genus Ulmus)
    Synonym: brest (more common)

Further readingEdit

  • lim”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse lím.

NounEdit

lim n

  1. glue

AnagramsEdit


VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(classifier cây) lim

  1. Erythrophleum fordii

VolapükEdit

NounEdit

lim (nominative plural lims)

  1. limb

DeclensionEdit