lemÌc. Lemizh grammar and dictionary

Lemizh / English dictionary

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to feel affection for someone-acc, to show someone-dat one’s affection


NLem, LMLem, MLem manw‑a
OLem manw‑
PLem *manw‑, néu̯-present of
PIE *men‑ ‘think’

The PLem semantic development is explained with the notion of thinking about someone softly, fondly, or the like.

doublet of manwà. ‘magnetically attract’, màsw., minà. and swmilà.


Gk μνάομαι ‘remember’, Lat mēns ‘mind, reason’