teme

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Blend of technological and meme; introduced by Susan Blackmore in 2008.

Noun[edit]

teme (plural temes)

  1. A meme which lives in a technological artifact rather than the human mind.

Classical Nahuatl[edit]

Noun[edit]

teme

  1. Obsolete spelling of temeh.

Corsican[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin timēre, present active infinitive of timeō.

Verb[edit]

teme

  1. fear

Dutch[edit]

Verb[edit]

teme

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of temen

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

téme or tème, /ˈteme or ˈtɛme/, /"teme or "tEme/

Verb[edit]

teme

  1. third person singular indicative present of temere

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

teme

  1. rōmaji reading of てめ

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

teme

  1. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present indicative of temer
  2. Second-person singular (tu) affirmative imperative of temer

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin timēre, present active infinitive of timeō, through a Vulgar Latin intermediate *tīmēre.

Verb[edit]

a teme (third-person singular present teme, past participle temut3rd conj.

  1. (reflexive) to fear

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *těmę.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tême/
  • Hyphenation: te‧me

Noun[edit]

tȅme n (Cyrillic spelling те̏ме)

  1. top, crown (of the head)
  2. top, apex

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

teme

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of temer.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of temer.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of temer.

Wauja[edit]

Noun[edit]

Tapirus terrestris in the Pantanal. Photo: Bill McDavid.

teme

  1. tapir, Tapirus terrestris

References[edit]

  • E. Ireland field notes, confirmed with Piitsa, Muri, and other elders (all experienced hunters and fishermen) in 1982 using José Cândido de Melo Carvalho's Atlas da Fauna Brasileira, Edições Melhoramentos, São Paulo, 1981.