Elm

Ulmus minor or Elm tree in the suny day in spring. Elm is a deciduous and semi-deciduous tree comprising the flowering plant.

Ulmus minor

Elm (Wiktionary)

English

Etymology

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

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