чам

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Nivkh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Evenki шаман.

Noun[edit]

чам (ț’am)

  1. (zoology) eagle

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish چام(çam). Akin to ча́мац (boat) and ча̀мџија.

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Noun[edit]

ча̏м m (Latin spelling čȁm)

  1. (regional) fir

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References[edit]

  • чам” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • Škaljić, Abdulah (1966) Turcizmi u srpskohrvatskom jeziku, Sarajevo: Svjetlost, page 162