hame

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English hame, home, from Old English hama, homa (a cover, skin), from Proto-Germanic *hamô (clothes, skirt), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱam- (cover, clothes). Cognate with Danish ham (skin, bladder, figure), Danish hams (shell, sleeve). More at heaven.

Noun[edit]

hame (plural hames)

  1. (obsolete) A covering, skin, membrane.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle English, from Middle Dutch hame (horse collar, harness, fishnet), from Old Dutch *hamo, from Proto-Germanic *hamô (fishnet, collar for a horse), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱam- (part of a harness). Cognate with Middle Low German ham, hame (collar, fishnet), Old High German hamo (sack-like fishnet) (Modern German dialectal Hame, Hamen (hand fishnet), Ham (horse collar)).

Noun[edit]

hame (plural hames)

  1. Part of the harness that fits round the neck of a draught horse that the reins pass through.
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Etymology 3[edit]

From Middle English ham, from Old English hām (home). More at home.

Noun[edit]

hame (plural hames)

  1. Scottish form of home

Etymology 4[edit]

From earlier haum, haume.

Noun[edit]

hame (plural hames)

  1. Alternative form of halm

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Finnish[edit]

(index ha)

Etymology[edit]

From a Germanic language.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ha‧me
  • Rhymes: -ɑme
  • IPA(key): [ˈhɑme̞ˣ]

Noun[edit]

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hame

  1. skirt

Declension[edit]

Inflection of hame (Kotus type 48/hame, no gradation)
singular plural
nominative hameˣ hameet
accusative nom.? hameˣ hameet
gen. hameen
genitive hameen hameiden
hameitten
partitive hametta hameita
inessive hameessa hameissa
elative hameesta hameista
illative hameeseen hameisiin
hameihin
adessive hameella hameilla
ablative hameelta hameilta
allative hameelleˣ hameilleˣ
essive hameena hameina
translative hameeksi hameiksi
instructive hamein
abessive hameetta hameitta
comitative hameineen

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

hāme

  1. vocative singular of hāmus

Scots[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈheːm/, /heɪ̯m/, [hem]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English hām.

Noun[edit]

hame (plural hames)

  1. home

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hame (not comparable)

  1. at home

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