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AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

A formation of lym with expressive anlaut, which in its turn has caused the velarization of the following vowel.

NounEdit

llum m

  1. mud

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan [Term?] (compare Occitan lum), from Latin lūmen (compare Spanish lumbre), from Proto-Indo-European *léwksmn̥, derived from the root *lewk- (bright).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

llum f (plural llums)

  1. light

NounEdit

llum m (plural llums)

  1. lamp

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MalteseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • illum (after a consonant, mostly also after a pause)

EtymologyEdit

Contraction of il-jum, literally “the day”, from Arabic اَلْيَوْمَ(al-yawma).

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

llum

  1. today (on the current day)