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GothicEdit

RomanizationEdit

niman

  1. Romanization of 𐌽𐌹𐌼𐌰𐌽

KaraoEdit

AdverbEdit

niman

  1. now; today

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *nemaną, probably from Proto-Indo-European *nem- (take).

Germanic cognates include Old Saxon niman, Old Dutch neman (Dutch nemen), Old High German neman (German nehmen), Old Norse nema (Danish nemme), Gothic 𐌽𐌹𐌼𐌰𐌽 (niman). The Indo-European root was also the source of Old Irish nem (present), Latvian ņemt (to take), Albanian nëm (to take, curse), Ancient Greek νέμω (némō).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

niman

  1. (West Saxon) to take, seize
    Synonym: fōn

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DescendantsEdit

  • Middle English: nimen
    • Scots: nim
    • English: nim; numb (from past participle)

Old SaxonEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *nemaną.

VerbEdit

nīman

  1. to take

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