дам

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Bulgarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *dati, Proto-Balto-Slavic *dṓˀtei, from Proto-Indo-European *dédeh₃ti (to give).

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Verb[edit]

дам (dampf (imperfective да́вам)

  1. (ditransitive) to give
    Ще ти дам книгата.
    Šte ti dam knigata.
    I will give you the book.
  2. (ditransitive) to let, to allow
    Родителите ми не ми дават да ходя на кино.
    Roditelite mi ne mi davat da hodja na kino.
    My parents don't let me go to the cinema.
  3. (transitive) to produce, to yield, to bear
    Кравите дават мляко.
    Kravite davat mljako.
    Cows give milk.
  4. (transitive) to present in public performance, to give
    давам концертdavam koncertto give a concert.
  5. (transitive) to provide, as, a service or a broadcast, to give, to be on
    Вече не дават любимото ми предаване.
    Veče ne davat ljubimoto mi predavane.
    They no longer give my favourite show.
    Дават новините.
    Davat novinite.
    The news is on.
  6. (ditransitive) to fix, to set
    Учителката даде на учениците си задача да нарисуват ходило.
    Učitelkata dade na učenicite si zadača da narisuvat hodilo.
    The teacher set her students the task of drawing a foot.
    давам срокdavam srokto fix/set a time-limit
    давам тонdavam tonto set the tone
  7. (ditransitive) to estimate or predict (a duration or probability for something), to give
    Давам му десет минути преди да се откаже.
    Davam mu deset minuti predi da se otkaže.
    I give it ten minutes before he gives up.

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Russian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

дам (damf anim pl

  1. genitive plural of да́ма (dáma)
  2. accusative plural of да́ма (dáma)

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

дам (dam)

  1. first-person singular future indicative perfective of дать (datʹ)

Tajik[edit]

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Dari Persian دم
Iranian Persian دم
Tajiki Persian дам (dam)

дам (dam)

  1. breath