нам

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Bulgarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

нам (nam) (personal)

  1. (dated) Full form of the first-person plural pronoun in the dative case, used as the indirect object of a verb; to us, for us, us.
    Нам пратиха писмото.
    Nam pratiha pismoto.
    The letter was sent to us.

Usage notes[edit]

  • The full dative form is considered outdated and is usually substituted by the preposition на (na) and the accusative form:
    На нас пратиха писмото.
    Na nas pratiha pismoto.
    (please add an English translation of this usage example)

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Macedonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *namъ.

Pronoun[edit]

нам (nam)

  1. long indirect object form of ние (nie)

Usage notes[edit]

  • This pronoun form is often incorrectly replaced with the direct/prepositional object form нас (nas).

Mansi[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • [script needed] (näm)Southern Mansi

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Uralic *nime (name). Cognates include Hungarian név, Finnish nimi and Estonian nimi[1].

Noun[edit]

нам (nam)

  1. name

References[edit]

  1. ^ Entry #597 in Uralonet, online Uralic etymological database of the Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungary. Internet Archive
  • Mansi Dictionary of Munkácsy and Kálmán [1]

Mongolian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

нам (nam) (Uyghurjin spelling ᠨᠠᠮ (nam))

  1. a (political) party
    бүгд найрамдах намbügd nairamdakh nama republican party

Adjective[edit]

нам (nam) (Uyghurjin spelling ᠨᠠᠮ (nam))

  1. low

Russian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

нам (nam)

  1. dative of мы (my)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

нам (Latin spelling nam)

  1. to us (clitic dative plural of ја̑ (I))

Declension[edit]


Tajik[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭭𐭬(nam).

Noun[edit]

Dari Persian نم
Iranian Persian
Tajik нам (nam)

нам (nam)

  1. moisture
  2. humidity

Derived terms[edit]


Ukrainian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

нам (nam)

  1. dative plural of ми (my)