نم

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

نَمْ ‎(nam) ‎(form I)

  1. second-person masculine singular active imperative of نَامَ(nāma)

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

نَمِّ ‎(nammi) ‎(form II)

  1. second-person masculine singular active imperative of نَمَّى(nammā)

Malay[edit]

Malay cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : نم

Etymology[edit]

Shortened form of انم, from Proto-Malayic *ənəm, from Proto-Malayo-Chamic *ənəm, from Proto-Malayo-Sumbawan *ənəm, from Proto-Sunda-Sulawesi *ənəm, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *ənəm, from Proto-Austronesian *ənəm.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

نم ‎(Rumi spelling nam)

  1. Alternative form of انم

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian نم(nam).

Noun[edit]

نم ‎(nem)

  1. moisture
  2. humidity
  3. dampness

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]


Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian nm(nam), whence also Armenian նամ(nam). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *nébʰos.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari نم
Iranian Persian نم
Tajik нам(nam)

نم ‎(nam)

  1. moisture
  2. humidity
  3. dew

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Azeri: nəm
  • Hindustani:
  • Ottoman Turkish: نم(nem)

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian نم(nam).

Adjective[edit]

نم ‎(nam) — Hindi spelling: नम(nam)

  1. moist
  2. damp
  3. wet

Noun[edit]

نم ‎(namf ‎(Hindi spelling नम)

  1. moisture
  2. humidity
  3. dew