lemÌc. Lemizh grammar and dictionary

Lemizh / English dictionary

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to make strong, to strengthen

Usage notes

The Lemizh have never taken strength quite seriously. This can be exemplified with a Late Middle Lemizh author who wrote ‘Any reason for strength is just idle talk’. Incidentally, he was killed by a disoriented wrestler.


NLem bl‑a
LMLem bl‑yr
MLem blu‑yr
OLem blu‑
PLem *blu‑, u-stem adjective of
PIE *bel‑


Gk βελτίων ‘better’, Lat de‑bīlis ‘weak’