jama

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See also: Jama, JAMA, jáma, jämä, jamą, јама, and яма

Atong (India)[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Assamese জামা (zama).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jama (Bengali script জামা)

  1. shirt

References[edit]

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *jama, probably borrowed from Proto-Indo-Iranian *yámHas.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈjɑmɑ/, [ˈjɑ̝mɑ̝]
  • Rhymes: -ɑmɑ
  • Syllabification(key): ja‧ma

Noun[edit]

jama

  1. (dated) seam, joint (point where two things meet)
  2. seam in a seine
  3. (colloquial) A situation or state, especially an unfavourable one; normally used only in inessive, elative and illative singular to express being in, getting out of, or getting into a (bad) situation.
    Yritys A on todella pahassa jamassa.
    Company A is in a really difficult situation.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of jama (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative jama jamat
genitive jaman jamojen
partitive jamaa jamoja
illative jamaan jamoihin
singular plural
nominative jama jamat
accusative nom. jama jamat
gen. jaman
genitive jaman jamojen
jamainrare
partitive jamaa jamoja
inessive jamassa jamoissa
elative jamasta jamoista
illative jamaan jamoihin
adessive jamalla jamoilla
ablative jamalta jamoilta
allative jamalle jamoille
essive jamana jamoina
translative jamaksi jamoiksi
abessive jamatta jamoitta
instructive jamoin
comitative See the possessive forms below.
Possessive forms of jama (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
first-person singular possessor
singular plural
nominative jamani jamani
accusative nom. jamani jamani
gen. jamani
genitive jamani jamojeni
jamainirare
partitive jamaani jamojani
inessive jamassani jamoissani
elative jamastani jamoistani
illative jamaani jamoihini
adessive jamallani jamoillani
ablative jamaltani jamoiltani
allative jamalleni jamoilleni
essive jamanani jamoinani
translative jamakseni jamoikseni
abessive jamattani jamoittani
instructive
comitative jamoineni
second-person singular possessor
singular plural
nominative jamasi jamasi
accusative nom. jamasi jamasi
gen. jamasi
genitive jamasi jamojesi
jamaisirare
partitive jamaasi jamojasi
inessive jamassasi jamoissasi
elative jamastasi jamoistasi
illative jamaasi jamoihisi
adessive jamallasi jamoillasi
ablative jamaltasi jamoiltasi
allative jamallesi jamoillesi
essive jamanasi jamoinasi
translative jamaksesi jamoiksesi
abessive jamattasi jamoittasi
instructive
comitative jamoinesi
first-person plural possessor
singular plural
nominative jamamme jamamme
accusative nom. jamamme jamamme
gen. jamamme
genitive jamamme jamojemme
jamaimmerare
partitive jamaamme jamojamme
inessive jamassamme jamoissamme
elative jamastamme jamoistamme
illative jamaamme jamoihimme
adessive jamallamme jamoillamme
ablative jamaltamme jamoiltamme
allative jamallemme jamoillemme
essive jamanamme jamoinamme
translative jamaksemme jamoiksemme
abessive jamattamme jamoittamme
instructive
comitative jamoinemme
second-person plural possessor
singular plural
nominative jamanne jamanne
accusative nom. jamanne jamanne
gen. jamanne
genitive jamanne jamojenne
jamainnerare
partitive jamaanne jamojanne
inessive jamassanne jamoissanne
elative jamastanne jamoistanne
illative jamaanne jamoihinne
adessive jamallanne jamoillanne
ablative jamaltanne jamoiltanne
allative jamallenne jamoillenne
essive jamananne jamoinanne
translative jamaksenne jamoiksenne
abessive jamattanne jamoittanne
instructive
comitative jamoinenne
third-person possessor
singular plural
nominative jamansa jamansa
accusative nom. jamansa jamansa
gen. jamansa
genitive jamansa jamojensa
jamainsarare
partitive jamaansa jamojaan
jamojansa
inessive jamassaan
jamassansa
jamoissaan
jamoissansa
elative jamastaan
jamastansa
jamoistaan
jamoistansa
illative jamaansa jamoihinsa
adessive jamallaan
jamallansa
jamoillaan
jamoillansa
ablative jamaltaan
jamaltansa
jamoiltaan
jamoiltansa
allative jamalleen
jamallensa
jamoilleen
jamoillensa
essive jamanaan
jamanansa
jamoinaan
jamoinansa
translative jamakseen
jamaksensa
jamoikseen
jamoiksensa
abessive jamattaan
jamattansa
jamoittaan
jamoittansa
instructive
comitative jamoineen
jamoinensa

References[edit]

  1. ^ Junttila, Santeri; Kallio, Petri; Holopainen, Sampsa; Kuokkala, Juha; Pystynen, Juho, editors (2020–), “jama”, in Suomen vanhimman sanaston etymologinen verkkosanakirja[1] (in Finnish), retrieved 2024-01-01

Anagrams[edit]

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

jama

  1. Rōmaji transcription of じゃま

Makasar[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

jama (Lontara spelling ᨍᨆ, semi-transitive anjama)

  1. (transitive) to work on something

Derived terms[edit]

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *ama.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈja.ma/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ama
  • Syllabification: ja‧ma

Noun[edit]

jama f

  1. cavity
  2. cave
  3. burrow
  4. fossa
  5. delve
  6. ventricle

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • jama in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • jama in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Rayón Zoque[edit]

Noun[edit]

jama

  1. sun
  2. day

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Harrison, Roy; B. de Harrison, Margaret; López Juárez, Francisco; Ordoñes, Cosme (1984) Vocabulario zoque de Rayón (Serie de diccionarios y vocabularios indígenas Mariano Silva y Aceves; 28)‎[2] (in Spanish), México, D.F.: Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, page 6

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *ama.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /jâma/
  • Hyphenation: ja‧ma

Noun[edit]

jȁma f (Cyrillic spelling ја̏ма)

  1. excavation, hole, cavity
    Postojna jama je kraljica svih jama.The Postojna cave is the queen of all caves.
  2. hollow, depression
  3. hole, burrow

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • jama” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Slovak[edit]

Slovak Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sk

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *ama.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jama f (genitive singular jamy, nominative plural jamy, genitive plural jám, declension pattern of žena)

  1. pit
  2. hole

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • jama”, in Slovníkový portál Jazykovedného ústavu Ľ. Štúra SAV [Dictionary portal of the Ľ. Štúr Institute of Linguistics, Slovak Academy of Science] (in Slovak), https://slovnik.juls.savba.sk, 2024

Slovene[edit]

Slovene Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sl

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *ama.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jáma f

  1. cave
    Postojnska jama je kraljica vseh jamThe Postojna cave is queen of all caves

Inflection[edit]

The diacritics used in this section of the entry are non-tonal. If you are a native tonal speaker, please help by adding the tonal marks.
Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. jáma
gen. sing. jáme
singular dual plural
nominative
(imenovȃlnik)
jáma jámi jáme
genitive
(rodȋlnik)
jáme jám jám
dative
(dajȃlnik)
jámi jámama jámam
accusative
(tožȋlnik)
jámo jámi jáme
locative
(mẹ̑stnik)
jámi jámah jámah
instrumental
(orọ̑dnik)
jámo jámama jámami

Further reading[edit]

  • jama”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran
  • jama”, in Termania, Amebis
  • See also the general references

Southern Ndebele[edit]

Verb[edit]

-jama?

  1. to stand

Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈxama/ [ˈxa.ma]
  • Rhymes: -ama
  • Syllabification: ja‧ma

Noun[edit]

jama f (plural jamas)

  1. (Honduras) small iguana

Further reading[edit]

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Verb[edit]

jama (present jamar, preterite jamade, supine jamat, imperative jama)

  1. to meow
    Katten jamarThe cat is meowing

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