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holm Syllabification: holm
(also holme)

Definition of holm in English:


1An islet, especially in a river or near a mainland.
1.1A piece of flat ground by a river that is submerged in time of flood.


Old English, from Old Norse holmr.

Words that rhyme with holm

brome, chrome, comb, Crome, dome, foam, gnome, Holme, hom, home, Jerome, loam, Nome, ohm, om, roam, Rome, tome

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