ramen

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English[edit]

ramen noodles

Etymology[edit]

From Japanese ラーメン (rāmen), from Mandarin 拉麵 / 拉面 (lāmiàn, pulled noodles).

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Noun[edit]

ramen (plural ramen)

  1. Soup noodles of wheat, with various ingredients (Japanese style)
  2. A type of instant noodles

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Adverb[edit]

ramen (not comparable)

  1. (Pastafarianism) amen
    • 2005, Mel Sharples, Prayer In City Council Meetings??, ott.general:
      [...] For thine is the colander, the noodle, and the sauce, forever and ever. RAmen.
    • 2006, bg1...@apexmail.com, A Pastafarian's prayer, alt.atheism:
      [...] For thine are Meatballs, and the beer, and the strippers, for ever and ever. RAmen.
    • 2006, Roger Bryant, Re: Is this all?, alt.religion.pastafarianism:
      They will let me wear The Chosen Attire at work, however. Ramen.
    • 2008, Terry, Re: We do not have a 'soul' = an immaterial and immortal piece, alt.agnosticism:
      No, no, no! Until YOU stand before His Noodliness when you die. And if you do not believe in the Flying Spaghetti Monster (RAmen brother!) then you will not get to partake of the beer volcanoes, nor enjoy the strippers in Heaven.
    • 2008, DuhIdiot, Re: Let's sanitize song lyrics by removing references to religious garbage, alt.atheism:
      YHWH" = tetragrammaton. "FSM" = tetrazziniton. Ramen.
    • 2009, JFlexer, MAN PRAYS TO FLYING SPAGHETTI MONSTER (plus other March 4 FlashNews.com Shorts), alt.gossip.celebrities:
      May the Fork be with you... RAmen.

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch ramen (to aim, to strive for, to guess), possibly from Old Dutch *rāmon, from Proto-Germanic *rēmijaną, *rēmāną. Cognate with Old High German rāmēn (German anberaumen with vowel by analogy with Raum).

Verb[edit]

ramen (past singular raamde, past participle geraamd)

  1. (transitive) To make an estimate
  2. (transitive) To fix an estimate, budget
    Het project kost 6 keer meer dan geraamd
  3. (obsolete, transitive) To guess, reckon; deduce
  4. (obsolete, transitive) To take aim (at); watch, observe
  5. (obsolete, transitive) To hit
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Etymology 2[edit]

Germanic: from raam 'frame, window', cognate with German Rahm

Noun[edit]

ramen

  1. Plural form of raam

Verb[edit]

ramen (past singular raamde, past participle geraamd)

  1. (transitive) To stretch on a frame, as done with cloth to be dried
  2. (transitive) To arrange bushels of cereals on the field in a certain way
  3. (transitive) To tie a bird's wings together to prevent it flying away
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Etymology 3[edit]

Germanic: from rame 'a stake'

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ramen (past singular raamde, past participle geraamd)

  1. To tie to a stake
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Swedish[edit]

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ramen c

  1. definite singular of ram

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ramen

  1. driver