aman

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See also: amañ, āman, amân, and amãn

Esperanto[edit]

Adjective[edit]

aman

  1. accusative singular of ama

Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

aman

  1. third-person plural present indicative of amar

Ghadames[edit]

Noun[edit]

aman pl

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Etudes berbères et chamito-sémitiques: mélanges offerts à Karl-G. Prasse (2000, ISBN 9042908262), page 38

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic اَمَان ‎(amān, tranquillity, peacefulness).

Adjective[edit]

aman

  1. safe

Kabyle[edit]

Noun[edit]

aman m pl

  1. water
    Mi akken ay d-yenna aman, nettat tefka-as aman.
    When he said water, she gave him water.

References[edit]

  • Etudes berbères et chamito-sémitiques: mélanges offerts à Karl-G. Prasse (2000, ISBN 9042908262), page 38

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic اَمَان ‎(amān, tranquillity, peacefulness).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

aman

  1. peaceful

Nefusa[edit]

Noun[edit]

aman pl

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Etudes berbères et chamito-sémitiques: mélanges offerts à Karl-G. Prasse (2000, ISBN 9042908262), page 38

Nobiin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old Nubian ⲁⲙⲁⲛ-.

Noun[edit]

aman

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Etudes berbères et chamito-sémitiques: mélanges offerts à Karl-G. Prasse (2000, ISBN 9042908262), page 38

Northern Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Armenian աման ‎(aman).

Noun[edit]

aman

  1. household utensils, pots and pans

References[edit]

  • Jaba, Auguste; Justi, Ferdinand (1879), “اوان”, in Dictionnaire Kurde-Français [Kurdish–French Dictionary], Saint Petersburg: Imperial Academy of Sciences, page 20a
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971), “աման”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), volume I, 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935, page 144a
  • Rizgar, Baran (1993), “aman”, in Kurdish–English, English–Kurdish Dictionary, page 22b

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ottoman Turkish امان ‎(amân), from Arabic اَمَان ‎(amān, tranquillity, peacefulness).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ǎmaːn/
  • Hyphenation: a‧man

Noun[edit]

àmān m ‎(Cyrillic spelling а̀ма̄н)

  1. pity
  2. mercy
  3. compassion
  4. forgiveness

Declension[edit]

Interjection[edit]

àmān (Cyrillic spelling а̀ма̄н)

  1. for goodness' sake! (in amazement)
  2. (when asking for mercy, help or forgiveness):
    1. Be merciful!
    2. Help me!
    3. I'm sorry!
  3. by God, I swear to god! (used to add emphasis, as if swearing an oath)

Quotations[edit]


Siwa[edit]

Noun[edit]

aman pl

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Etudes berbères et chamito-sémitiques: mélanges offerts à Karl-G. Prasse (2000, ISBN 9042908262), page 38

Sokna[edit]

Noun[edit]

aman pl

  1. (Fezzan / Fogaha) water

References[edit]

  • Etudes berbères et chamito-sémitiques: mélanges offerts à Karl-G. Prasse (2000, ISBN 9042908262), page 38

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

aman

  1. Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) present indicative form of amar.
  2. Second-person plural (ustedes) present indicative form of amar.

Tagargrent[edit]

Noun[edit]

aman

  1. water

Reference[edit]


Tarifit[edit]

Noun[edit]

aman

  1. water

Reference[edit]

  • [1]
  • Jordi Aguadé, ‎Patrice Cressier, ‎Ángeles Vicente, Peuplement et arabisation au Maghreb occidenta (1998)
  • Paul Geuthner, Manuel de berbère marocain: (dialecte rifain) (1926)

Tashelhit[edit]

Noun[edit]

aman pl

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Etudes berbères et chamito-sémitiques: mélanges offerts à Karl-G. Prasse (2000, ISBN 9042908262), page 38

Tetum[edit]

Noun[edit]

aman

  1. father

Tuareg[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

aman pl

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Etudes berbères et chamito-sémitiques: mélanges offerts à Karl-G. Prasse (2000, ISBN 9042908262), page 38

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish امان ‎(amân), from Arabic اَمَان ‎(amān, tranquillity, peacefulness).

Noun[edit]

aman ‎(definite accusative amanı, uncountable)

  1. mercy
  2. quarter

Interjection[edit]

aman!

  1. oh!

Zenaga[edit]

Noun[edit]

aman pl

  1. water

References[edit]