کام

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Egyptian Arabic[edit]

Adverb[edit]

کام (kām)

  1. how much, how many
    عندك كام ولد؟
    ʿándak kām wálad?
    How many children do you have?
    تحتاج الى كام فلوس؟
    tíħtāg ilā kām filūs?
    How much money do you need?

Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Armenian կամ (kam).

Noun[edit]

کام (kam)

  1. threshing device

References[edit]

  • کام” in Ferdinand Justi (1879), Dictionnaire Kurde-Français, St. Pétersbourg: L'Académie Impériale des Sciences
  • կամն in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University


Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian [script?] [script?] (kām), from Old Persian 𐎣𐎠𐎶 (kāma), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *kā́ma, from Proto-Indo-European *keh₂-.

Noun[edit]

کام (kām)

  1. desire, wish
  2. design, intention, pursuit
  3. aim, goal
  4. palate, uraniscus (anatomy)

Urdu[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Sanskrit कर्म (karma).

Noun[edit]

کام (kāmm

  1. employment
  2. job
  3. work
  4. task
  5. action
  6. act
  7. deed
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Sanskrit काम.

Noun[edit]

کام (kāmm

  1. wish
  2. desire
  3. longing
  4. affection
  5. passion
  6. lust
  7. love

Etymology 3[edit]

From Persian کام, from Middle Persian [script?] [script?] (kām), from Old Persian 𐎣𐎠𐎶 (kāma), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *kā́ma, from Proto-Indo-European *keh₂-.

Noun[edit]

کام (kāmm

  1. wish
  2. desire
  3. design
  4. intention
  5. palate, uraniscus (anatomy)