hame

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English hame, home, from Old English hama, homa (a cover, skin), from Proto-Germanic *hamô (clothes, skirt), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱam- (cover, clothes). Cognate with Danish ham (skin, bladder, figure), Danish hams (shell, sleeve). More at heaven.

Noun[edit]

hame (plural hames)

  1. (obsolete) A covering, skin, membrane.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle English, from Middle Dutch hame (horse collar, harness, fishnet), from Old Dutch *hamo, from Proto-Germanic *hamô (fishnet, collar for a horse), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱam- (part of a harness). Cognate with Middle Low German ham, hame (collar, fishnet), Old High German hamo (sack-like fishnet) (Modern German dialectal Hame, Hamen (hand fishnet), Ham (horse collar)).

Noun[edit]

hame (plural hames)

  1. Part of the harness that fits round the neck of a draught horse that the reins pass through.
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Etymology 3[edit]

From Middle English ham, from Old English hām (home). More at home.

Noun[edit]

hame (plural hames)

  1. Scottish form of home

Etymology 4[edit]

From earlier haum, haume.

Noun[edit]

hame (plural hames)

  1. Alternative form of halm

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Finnish[edit]

(index ha)

Etymology[edit]

From a Germanic language.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ha‧me
  • Rhymes: -ɑme
  • IPA(key): [ˈhɑme̞ˣ]

Noun[edit]

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hame

  1. skirt

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

hāme

  1. vocative singular of hāmus

Scots[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈheːm/, /heɪ̯m/, [hem]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English hām.

Noun[edit]

hame (plural hames)

  1. home

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hame (not comparable)

  1. at home

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