adam

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See also: adām, ādām, Adam, Ádam, Âdam, Ádám, and A'dam

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Noun[edit]

adam

  1. body
  2. A piece (of something)

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

adam

  1. Certain properties of a person, often derived from the biblical story
    Den gamle adam (sinful human nature, literally the old adam)
    Adams drakt or adamsdrakt (to be naked, literally Adam's costume)
  2. Used in sayings and proverbs
    Hvor lenge var Adam i paradis? (Happiness is often short-lived, literally How long was Adam in Paradise?)

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic آدَم (ʾādam), from Proto-Semitic *ʾadm-; cognates with Hebrew אָדָם (âdâm), Akkadian 𒁁𒈪 (adamu), Ugaritic 𐎀𐎄𐎎 (adm).[1]

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Noun[edit]

adam (definite accusative adamı, plural adamlar)

  1. man (adult human male)
  2. human

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Further reading[edit]

  • adam in Turkish dictionaries at Türk Dil Kurumu