Pronunciation: (īm), [key]
contraction of I am.
var. of in- 2 before b, m, p: imbrute; immigrate; impassion.
var. of in- 3 before b, m, p: imbalance; immoral; imperishable.
var. of in- 1 before b, m, p: imbed; immure; impose.
a plural ending occurring in loanwords from Hebrew: cherubim.
Isle of Man.
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