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noun Chiefly Scot.
  1. friend.
  2. uncle.
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Origin of eme

before 1000; Middle English eem(e), Old English ēam; cognate with Dutch oom, German (arch.) Ohm, Oheim; akin to uncle
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Historical Examples

  • Reviews by him, under the pseudonym Emes, in Hausfreund, Vol.

    The History of Yiddish Literature in the Nineteenth Century

    Leo Wiener