holm

noun
\ ˈhō(l)m How to pronounce holm (audio) \

Definition of holm

British
: a small inland or inshore island also : bottoms

First Known Use of holm

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for holm

Middle English, from Old English, from Old Norse hōlmr; akin to Old English hyll hill

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The first known use of holm was before the 12th century

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“Holm.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/holm. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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