alamă

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Greek μάλαμα ‎(málama). Possibly influenced by existing words aur ‎(gold) and aramă ‎(copper). Compare also Italian lama.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aˈlamə/
  • Hyphenation: a‧la‧mă

Noun[edit]

alamă f ‎(plural alămuri)

  1. (uncountable) brass (alloy of copper and zinc)
  2. (countable) object made of brass
  3. (in the plural) musical instruments made of brass

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