Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *tōmijaną, related to the adjective tómr (empty).

VerbEdit

tœma (singular past indicative tœmdi, plural past indicative tœmdu, past participle tœmdr)

  1. (with accusative) to empty

DescendantsEdit

  • Danish: tømme
  • English: teem
  • Faroese: tøma
  • Icelandic: tæma