dama

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See also: dáma, dàmá, dàmǎ, Dama, damă, and dāma

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

dama ‎(uncountable)

  1. The game of Turkish draughts.

Asturian[edit]

Noun[edit]

dama f ‎(plural damas)

  1. (chess) queen

See also[edit]

Chess pieces in Asturian · pieces d'axedrez (layout · text)
♟ ♞ ♝ ♜ ♛ ♚
peón caballu alfil torre dama, reina rei

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French dame, from Latin domina, whence also dona.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Eastern) IPA(key): /ˈdamə/
  • (Western) IPA(key): /ˈdama/

Noun[edit]

dama f ‎(plural dames)

  1. lady (graceful, elegant or noble woman)
  2. (chess) queen

See also[edit]

Chess pieces in Catalan · peces d'escacs (layout · text)
♟ ♞ ♝ ♜ ♛ ♚
peó cavall alfil torre reina, dama rei

Cornish[edit]

Noun[edit]

dama f (plural damyow)

  1. mother, dam

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

dama

  1. third-person singular past historic of damer

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Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

dama f ‎(plural damas)

  1. lady, dame, woman of high status
  2. (chess) queen

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See also[edit]

Chess pieces in Galician · pezas de xadrez (layout · text)
♟ ♞ ♝ ♜ ♛ ♚
peón cabalo alfil torre, roque raíña, dama rei

Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dama f ‎(genitive singular dömu, nominative plural dömur)

  1. lady (also used as a third person address)
    • Hvað má bjóða
      (please add an English translation of this usage example)
      dömunni?|What may be offered the lady? (speaking to the lady herself)}}

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

dama f ‎(plural dame)

  1. lady
  2. (board games, in the singular) draughts / checkers
  3. king (in draughts/checkers)
  4. draughtboard / checkerboard
  5. queen (playing card)

Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

dama

  1. third-person singular present indicative of damare
  2. second-person singular imperative of damare

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

dama

  1. rōmaji reading of だま
  2. rōmaji reading of ダマ

Kashubian[edit]

Noun[edit]

dama f

  1. lady
  2. weir
  3. pavement

Lithuanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (da) IPA(key): [d̪ɐˈmɐ]
  • (ma) IPA(key): [ˈd̪ä̌ːmɐ]

Noun[edit]

damà f ‎(plural dãmos) stress pattern 2

  1. lady[1]
  2. (card games) queen

Declension[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ “dama” in Victoria Martsinkyavitshute (2012), Hippocrene Concise Dictionary: Lithuanian-English/English-Lithuanian, Seventh printing. New York: Hippocrene Books. ISBN 978-0-7818-0151-5

Maquiritari[edit]

Noun[edit]

dama

  1. The ocean or sea, which surrounds the earth and is connected via underground rivers to Lake Akuena in the mythological Sky.

References[edit]

  • Ed. Key, Mary Ritchie and Comrie, Bernard. The Intercontinental Dictionary Series, Carib (De'kwana).
  • de Civrieux, Marc. Watunna.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

dama m, f

  1. definite feminine singular of dame

Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

·dama

  1. third-person singular present subjunctive conjunct of daimid

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
·dama ·dama
pronounced with /-ð(ʲ)-/
·ndama
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dama f

  1. lady
  2. (card games) queen
    dama karo‎ ― queen of diamonds
    dama kier‎ ― queen of hearts
    dama pik‎ ― queen of spades
    dama trefl‎ ― queen of clubs

Declension[edit]

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Chess pieces in Polish · bierki szachowe (layout · text)
♟ ♞ ♝ ♜ ♛ ♚
pion, pionek skoczek, koń, konik goniec, laufer wieża hetman, królowa, dama król

Portuguese[edit]

dama

Etymology[edit]

From French dame, from Latin domina.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dama f (plural damas)

  1. lady
  2. (chess) queen
  3. (card games) queen

See also[edit]

Chess pieces in Portuguese · peças de xadrez (layout · text)
♟ ♞ ♝ ♜ ♛ ♚
peão cavalo bispo torre rainha, dama rei
Playing cards in Portuguese · cartas de baralho (layout · text)
40 Asso di picche.jpg 41 Due di picche.jpg 42 Tre di picche.jpg 43 Quattro di picche.jpg 44 Cinque di picche.jpg 45 Sei di picche.jpg 46 Sette di picche.jpg
ás dois, duque três, terno quatro, quadra cinco, quina seis, sena sete, manilha
47 Otto di picche.jpg 48 Nove di picche.jpg 49 Dieci di picche.jpg 50 J di picche.jpg 51 Q di picche.jpg 52 K di picche.jpg Jolly Nero.jpg
oito nove dez valete dama rei jóquer, joker,
coringa, curinga

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dǎːma/
  • Hyphenation: da‧ma

Noun[edit]

dáma f ‎(Cyrillic spelling да́ма)

  1. lady
  2. (chess, card games) queen

Declension[edit]

See also[edit]

Chess pieces in Serbo-Croatian · šahovske figure / шаховске фигуре (layout · text)
♟ ♞ ♝ ♜ ♛ ♚
pješak, pešak, pion, pijun
пјешак, пешак, пион, пијун
skakač, konj
скакач, коњ
lovac, trkač, laufer
ловац, тркач, лауфер
top, kula
топ, кула
dama, kraljica
дама, краљица
kralj
краљ

Slovene[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dáma f ‎(genitive dáme, nominative plural dáme)

  1. lady
  2. (chess) queen
  3. (card games) queen

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French dame, from Latin domina.

Noun[edit]

dama f ‎(plural damas)

  1. lady, dame
  2. (chess) queen

See also[edit]

Chess pieces in Spanish · piezas de ajedrez (layout · text)
♟ ♞ ♝ ♜ ♛ ♚
peón caballo alfil torre, roque reina, dama rey