gamme

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See also: gammé and gámme

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Medieval Latin gamma. Doublet of gamma.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡam/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

gamme f (plural gammes)

  1. (music) musical scale
  2. range, gamut, series

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

gamme f pl

  1. plural of gamma (range, gamut; gamma)

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Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old English gamen.

Noun[edit]

gamme

  1. Alternative form of game

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old English gamenian.

Verb[edit]

gamme

  1. Alternative form of gamen

Norman[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from English game.

Noun[edit]

gamme f (plural gammes)

  1. (Jersey) game
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Etymology 2[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Adjective[edit]

gamme m or f

  1. (Jersey) plucky

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Norwegian gamme, from Old Norse gammi. Cognate to Elfdalian gamme (protruding part of a roof).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gamme c

  1. a small hut with walls out of turf or earth, formerly used by Sami nomads in northern Norway

Declension[edit]

Declension of gamme 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative gamme gammen gammer gammerna
Genitive gammes gammens gammers gammernas

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