dama

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See also: dáma, dàmá, dàmǎ, Dama, and damă

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

dama (uncountable)

  1. The game of Turkish draughts.

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Etymology[edit]

French dame, from Latin domina, whence also dona.

Noun[edit]

dama f (plural dames)

  1. lady (graceful, elegant or noble woman)

Cornish[edit]

Noun[edit]

dama f (plural damyow)

  1. mother, dam

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French[edit]

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Verb[edit]

dama

  1. third-person singular past historic of damer

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Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

dama f (plural damas)

  1. lady, dame, woman of high status
  2. (chess) queen

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Icelandic[edit]

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Noun[edit]

dama f (genitive singular dömu, nominative plural dömur)

  1. lady (also used as a third person address)

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

dama f (plural dame)

  1. lady
  2. (board games, in the singular) draughts / checkers
  3. king (in draughts/checkers)
  4. draughtboard / checkerboard
  5. queen (playing card)

Verb[edit]

dama

  1. third-person singular present indicative of damare
  2. second-person singular imperative of damare

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

dama

  1. rōmaji reading of だま
  2. rōmaji reading of ダマ

Kashubian[edit]

Noun[edit]

dama f

  1. lady
  2. weir
  3. pavement

Maquiritari[edit]

Noun[edit]

dama

  1. The ocean or sea, which surrounds the earth and is connected via underground rivers to Lake Akuena in the mythological Sky.

References[edit]

  • Ed. Key, Mary Ritchie and Comrie, Bernard. The Intercontinental Dictionary Series, Carib (De'kwana).
  • de Civrieux, Marc. Watunna.

Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

·dama

  1. third-person singular present subjunctive conjunct of daimid

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
·dama ·dama
pronounced with /-ð(ʲ)-/
·ndama
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dama f

  1. lady
  2. (card games) queen
    dama karo – queen of diamonds
    dama kier – queen of hearts
    dama pik – queen of spades
    dama trefl – queen of clubs

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Portuguese[edit]

dama

Etymology[edit]

From French dame, from Latin domina.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dama f (plural damas)

  1. lady
  2. (chess) queen
  3. (card games) queen

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dǎːma/
  • Hyphenation: da‧ma

Noun[edit]

dáma f (Cyrillic spelling да́ма)

  1. lady
  2. (chess, card games) queen

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Slovene[edit]

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Noun[edit]

dáma f (genitive dáme, nominative plural dáme)

  1. lady
  2. (chess) queen
  3. (card games) queen

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French dame, from Latin domina.

Noun[edit]

dama f (plural damas)

  1. lady, dame
  2. (chess) queen

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