chema

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek χήμη (khḗmē).

Noun[edit]

chēma f (genitive chēmae); first declension

  1. A gaping mussel, a cockle

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative chēma chēmae
genitive chēmae chēmārum
dative chēmae chēmīs
accusative chēmam chēmās
ablative chēmā chēmīs
vocative chēma chēmae

References[edit]

  • chema in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • chema in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin clāmāre, present active infinitive of clāmō, from Proto-Indo-European *kelh₁- (to shout). Compare Aromanian cljem, cljimari, Italian chiamare, Neapolitan chiammà. Doublet of clama, which was borrowed from French.

Verb[edit]

a chema (third-person singular present cheamă, past participle chemat1st conj.

  1. to call

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Swahili[edit]

Adjective[edit]

chema

  1. Ki class inflected form of -ema.