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wame

[ weym ]
/ weɪm /
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noun
Scot. and North England. belly.
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Origin of wame

1325–75; Middle English (north and Scots ) wayme, variant of womb
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British Dictionary definitions for wame

wame
/ (weɪm) /

noun
Scot and Northern English dialect the belly, abdomen, or womb

Word Origin for wame

C14: northern variant of womb
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