kama

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Japanese (kama, sickle, scythe).

Noun[edit]

kama (plural kama or kamas)

  1. A sickle-like weapon, originally used as a tool for cutting weeds.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Sanskrit, Pali; Devanagari: काम.

Noun[edit]

kama (uncountable)

  1. (India) wish, longing, desire (with or without sexual connotations); one of the goals of life in Hindu tradition
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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

kama (genitive kama, partitive kama)

  1. kama, talkkuna (Estonian food)

Declension[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.


Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kama

  1. one’s stuff (usually plural)
    Siivoa kamasi.
    Clean up your stuff.
  2. (slang) narcotic drugs

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

kama

  1. rōmaji reading of かま

Lele (Chad)[edit]

Noun[edit]

kāmā

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Etymological Dictionary of Egyptian, volume 3: m- (2007, ISBN 9789004164123), page 201:
    [] we should carefully distinguish the following Ch. roots from AA *m-ˀ "water" [GT]:
    (1) Ch. *h-m "water" [GT]: [] Lele kāmā [Gowers], []
  • Etudes berbères et chamito-sémitiques: mélanges offerts à Karl-G. Prasse (2000, ISBN 9042908262), page 38

Ontong Java[edit]

Noun[edit]

kama

  1. human
  2. man
  3. person

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Japanese (kama, sickle, scythe).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kâma/
  • Hyphenation: ka‧ma

Noun[edit]

kȁma f (Cyrillic spelling ка̏ма)

  1. kama
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish [script needed] (kama) (Turkish kama).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kâma/
  • Hyphenation: ka‧ma

Noun[edit]

kȁma f (Cyrillic spelling ка̏ма)

  1. a kind of dagger
Declension[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Sanskrit काम (kā́ma).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kâːma/
  • Hyphenation: ka‧ma

Noun[edit]

kȃma m (Cyrillic spelling ка̑ма)

  1. (Hinduism) one of the four main goals of the material existence
Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • kama” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • kama” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • kama” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Swahili[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

kama

  1. as
    Kama ulivyosema...
    As you said...
  2. if

Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

-kama (infinitive kukama)

  1. to milk

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Spanish cama (bed)

Noun[edit]

kama

  1. bed

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Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

kama

  1. wedge
  2. dagger