Dialectal form of hame (“membrane”). Compare Old English cildhamma (“womb”), Low German hamen (“afterbirth”), Old Dutch hamme (“afterbirth”). More at hame.
"heam." YourDictionary, n.d. Web. 09 November 2018. <https://www.yourdictionary.com/heam>.
heam. (n.d.). Retrieved November 09th, 2018, from https://www.yourdictionary.com/heam
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