Ham

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From Old English hām.

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Ham (countable and uncountable, plural Hams)

  1. A surname​.
  2. A suburban area in Richmond upon Thames borough and Kingston upon Thames borough, Greater London, England (OS grid ref TQ1771).
  3. Two districts (East Ham and West Ham) in Newham borough, Greater London.
  4. A hamlet in Kent, England.
  5. A small village and civil parish in eastern Wiltshire, England, south of Hungerford, West Berkshire (OS grid ref SU3363).
  6. A village in Caithness, Highland council area, Scotland (OS grid ref ND2373)
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Etymology 2[edit]

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From Hebrew חָם‎.

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Ham

  1. (biblical) A son of Noah and the brother of Japheth and Shem.
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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

  • (Limburg) First attested as Ham around 1776. Derived from ham (alluvial land in the bend of a river).
  • (Land van Cuijk) First attested as Ham in 1803-1820. Derived from ham (alluvial land in the bend of a river).
  • (Meierijstad) First attested as hamme in 1368. Derived from ham (alluvial land in the bend of a river).

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  • Hyphenation: Ham

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Ham n

  1. A hamlet in Kerkrade, Limburg, Netherlands.
  2. A hamlet in Land van Cuijk, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands.
  3. A hamlet in Meierijstad, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands.

Luxembourgish[edit]

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From Proto-Germanic *hammō. Cognate with Dutch ham, English ham, dialectal German Hamme.

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Ham f (plural Hamen)

  1. ham