ayam

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See also: ayaṃ

Aklanon[edit]

Noun[edit]

ayam

  1. dog

Bikol Central[edit]

ayam

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ayam

  1. dog
    Synonyms: gadya, gamadya

Brunei Malay[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *hayam, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qayam.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ajam/
  • (Kedayan) IPA(key): /hajam/
  • Hyphenation: a‧yam

Noun[edit]

ayam

  1. chicken (bird)
  2. chicken (meat)

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First attested in Antonio Pigafetta's Relazione del primo viaggio intorno al mondo—detailing the first circumnavigation of the world between 1519 and 1522.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: a‧yam

Noun[edit]

ayam

  1. a dog

Synonyms[edit]


Indonesian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /a.jam/
  • Hyphenation: a‧yam

Etymology 1[edit]

From Malay ayam, from hayam, from Proto-Malayic *hayam, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qayam.

Noun[edit]

ayam (plural, first-person possessive ayamku, second-person possessive ayammu, third-person possessive ayamnya)

  1. (bird) A bird of the order Galliformes, generally refers to chicken (Gallus gallus) or fowl.
  2. The meat from this bird eaten as food.

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

ayam (plural, first-person possessive ayamku, second-person possessive ayammu, third-person possessive ayamnya)

  1. (derogatory) slut, prostitute.

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Inonhan[edit]

Noun[edit]

ayam

  1. dog

Iriga Bicolano[edit]

Noun[edit]

ayam

  1. dog

Kagayanen[edit]

Noun[edit]

ayam

  1. dog

Kinaray-a[edit]

Noun[edit]

ayam

  1. dog

Lubuagan Kalinga[edit]

Noun[edit]

ayam

  1. animal

Malay[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From hayam, from Proto-Malayic *hayam, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qayam.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ayam (Jawi spelling ايم‎, plural ayam-ayam, informal 1st possessive ayamku, impolite 2nd possessive ayammu, 3rd possessive ayamnya)

  1. chicken (bird)
  2. chicken (meat)

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Northern Catanduanes Bicolano[edit]

Noun[edit]

ayam

  1. dog

Ratagnon[edit]

Noun[edit]

ayam

  1. dog

Romblomanon[edit]

Noun[edit]

ayam

  1. dog

Sakizaya[edit]

Noun[edit]

ayam

  1. bird

Southern Catanduanes Bicolano[edit]

Noun[edit]

ayam

  1. dog

Waray-Waray[edit]

Noun[edit]

ayam

  1. dog

Zazaki[edit]

Noun[edit]

ayam

  1. air
  2. weather