ame

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Afade[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (various orthographies:) ʔâm / ámeh / ameː / hămē / ame̱

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Proto-Chadic *ymn.

Noun[edit]

ame

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Takács, Gábor (2007) Etymological Dictionary of Egyptian, volume 3, Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, page 201, →ISBN:
    [] we should carefully distinguish the following Ch. roots from AA *m-ˀ "water" [GT]:
    (1) Ch. *h-m "water" [GT]: [] Afd. ámeh [ame(ː)] [Stz.] = hămē [Barth] = ame̱ [Lbf.], []

Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed through Vulgar Latin from Latin amia (sea fish), derived from Ancient Greek ἀμία (amía).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ame f (indefinite plural ame, definite singular ame, definite plural amet)

  1. Brown meagre (Sciaena umbra)

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Topalli, Kolec (2017), “ame”, in Fjalor Etimologjik i Gjuhës Shqipe, Durrës, Albania: Jozef, page 96

Chamicuro[edit]

Noun[edit]

ame

  1. axe, hatchet

Cheyenne[edit]

Noun[edit]

ame (inanimate)

  1. pemmican

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ami +‎ -e

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Adverb[edit]

ame

  1. with love, in love, lovingly
    • Edmond Privat, Vivo de Zamenhof, Ĉapitro 11,
      Ame ĉirkaŭata, li sidadis en la mezo de la kongresanoj kun edzino.
      Surrounded with love, he would sit with his wife in the midst of those attending the congress.
    • Stellan Engholm, Infanoj en Torento, Dua Parto, Ĉapitro III,
      li subite metis sian brakon ĉirkaŭ ŝian kolon kaj ame rigardis en ŝiajn okulojn.
      he suddenly put his arm around her neck and looked lovingly into her eyes.

Ewe[edit]

Noun[edit]

ame (plural amewo)

  1. man (human)

Related terms[edit]


Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

ame

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of amar
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of amar

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

ame

  1. Rōmaji transcription of あめ

Kalo Finnish Romani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Romani amen.

Pronoun[edit]

ame

  1. we

References[edit]

  • ame” in Finnish Romani-English Dictionary, ROMLEX – the Romani Lexicon Project, 2000.

Laurentian[edit]

Noun[edit]

ame

  1. water

Maquiritari[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ame

  1. (transitive) to lick
  2. (transitive) to eat (something sweet)

References[edit]

  • Cáceres, Natalia (2011), “ame”, in Grammaire Fonctionnelle-Typologique du Ye’kwana, Lyon

Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French aesme, esme.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ame (plural ames)

  1. evaluation, guess, opinion; plan, intention
  2. aim, purpose

Descendants[edit]

  • English: aim
  • Yola: aim

References[edit]


Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin anima

Noun[edit]

ame f (plural ames)

  1. soul; spirit

Descendants[edit]


Mpade[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Proto-Chadic *ymn.

Noun[edit]

ame

  1. water

References[edit]


Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • anima (9th and 10th centuries)
  • anme (11th century)

Etymology[edit]

From Latin anima.

Noun[edit]

ame f (oblique plural ames, nominative singular ame, nominative plural ames)

  1. soul; spirit

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ame

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of amar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of amar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of amar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of amar

Rayón Zoque[edit]

Noun[edit]

ame

  1. year

References[edit]

  • Harrison, Roy; B. de Harrison, Margaret; López Juárez, Francisco; Ordoñes, Cosme (1984) Vocabulario zoque de Rayón (Serie de diccionarios y vocabularios indígenas Mariano Silva y Aceves; 28)‎[1] (in Spanish), México, D.F.: Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, page 3

Romani[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ame

  1. Alternative form of amen (we)

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

ame

  1. inflection of amar:
    1. first-person singular present subjunctive
    2. third-person singular present subjunctive
    3. third-person singular imperative

Tangam[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Tani *a-mə, from Proto-Sino-Tibetan *mej. Cognates include Burmese မီး (mi:) and Tibetan མེ (me).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ámè

  1. fire

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

àmé

  1. small

References[edit]

  • Mark W. Post (2017) The Tangam Language: Grammar, Lexicon and Texts, →ISBN

Tarantino[edit]

Verb[edit]

ame

  1. first-person plural present indicative of avere

Umbundu[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ame

  1. I (first-person singular pronoun)

See also[edit]


Uneme[edit]

Noun[edit]

ame

  1. water

References[edit]

  • The History of Ogori (1970), in notes

Zirenkel[edit]

Noun[edit]

ame

  1. water

References[edit]