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Meaning
not to stop
Kids don't stop seeking their parents' love.
Edit  Amatuka
Formation
Phrases
こどもたちはおやのあいをもとめてやまない。
Kids don't stop seeking their parent's love.
Edit  #1114 bamboo4, dc
そらもようからすると、あめはしばらくはやまないだろう。
From the look of the sky I'm afraid the rain won't let up for a while.
Edit  #3368 dc
ごけんこうをこころからねがってやみません。
I (never stop) wish you good health.
Edit  #5294 blabby
Discussion and comments
〜て やまない = 〜つづける
念願してやまない = 念願しつづける
TheZed
Relevant grammar question & comments here (sixth post).
Amatuka
Formed from verb-te + yamanai. (Note that Vte is usually associated with feelings & desires).

Vte = Verb, -te connective form.
Amatuka
This expression is normally used in written Japanese; not conversaitonal Japanese. I think this belong to Class 3.
bamboo4
class 3 as in sankyuu? it seems more 1-kyuu to me, esp if only used written?
dc
Sorry, I made a mistake - I meant 1-kyuu.
bamboo4
〜てやまない. This is often used with words such as 求める, 希望する, 祈る and 願う.
blabby
This grammar is indeed for 1kyuu and does not always belog to the written language. If you hold a speech the form "-teyamimasen" 「てやみません」

It comes from the word「やむ」that means stop. For example you can say 「雨いつごろやむかな」, which corresponds to when you in English want to say "When will it stop raining, I wonder".

Or this
A>「あれ、ピアノの音がやんだ。レッスン終わったんだ」Eh? The sound of the piano stopped. The lesson is over.

B> 「そうね」Yes, indeed.
kuma
I think ex #3368 doesn't really belongs to this category, rather it belongs to the verb 「やむ」、although this grammar comes from the word 「やむ」。