elm vs elmwood what difference

what is difference between elm and elmwood

English

Alternative forms

  • ellum (pronunciation spelling)

Etymology

From Middle English elme, elm, from Old English elm, from Proto-Germanic *elmaz (compare dialectal Low German Elm, dialectal German Ilm, Norwegian and Swedish alm), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁élem ‘mountain elm’ (compare Irish leamh, Latin ulmus, Albanian ulzë (maple)).

Pronunciation

  • enPR: ĕlm, IPA(key): /ɛlm/
  • Rhymes: -ɛlm

Noun

elm (countable and uncountable, plural elms)

  1. (countable) A tree of the genus Ulmus of the family Ulmaceae, large deciduous trees with alternate stipulate leaves and small apetalous flowers.
    Synonym: (dialectal) elven
  2. (uncountable, usually attributive) Wood from an elm tree.

Derived terms

Related terms

  • Limoges
  • Limousin
  • limousin
  • limousine

Translations

See also

  • keyaki, kiaki
  • zelkova

Further reading

  • elm on Wikipedia.Wikipedia

Anagrams

  • -mel-, EML, L.E.M., LEM, Lem, MLE, Mel, mel

Azerbaijani

Etymology

Ultimately from Arabic عِلْم(ʿilm).

Noun

elm (definite accusative elmi, plural elmlər)

  1. science

Declension

Related terms

  • əhli-elm

Catalan

Etymology

From Latin helmus, elmus, attested from the 13th century.

Noun

elm m (plural elms)

  1. helmet

Related terms

  • elmet

References

Further reading

  • “elm” in Diccionari de la llengua catalana, segona edició, Institut d’Estudis Catalans.
  • “elm” in Diccionari normatiu valencià, Acadèmia Valenciana de la Llengua.
  • “elm” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.

Scots

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈɛlm/
  • (Hawick) IPA(key): /ˈɛˌlʌm/

Noun

elm (plural elms)

  1. elm


English

Etymology

elm +‎ wood

Noun

elmwood (uncountable)

  1. The wood of the elm tree.

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