kamer

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See also: Kamer and kamēr

Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch kamer, from Middle Dutch cāmere (room, barn, house), from Old Dutch *kamara, from Latin camera (room, vault), from Ancient Greek καμάρα (kamára, vaulted chamber).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kamer (plural kamers, diminutive kamertjie)

  1. A room, a chamber.

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kamer

  1. genitive plural of kamera

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch cāmere (room, barn, house), from Old Dutch *kamara, from Latin camera (room, vault), from Ancient Greek καμάρα (kamára, vaulted chamber).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkaː.mər/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ka‧mer
  • Rhymes: -aːmər

Noun[edit]

kamer f (plural kamers, diminutive kamertje n)

  1. A room, a chamber.
    1. (with the user or owner specified) A bedroom.
      Synonym: slaapkamer
    2. (Netherlands, with the definite article, often not specified) A living room.
      Synonyms: huiskamer, living, woonkamer
    3. (Netherlands, historical, dated, with the definite article) A special, more luxurious living room (formerly) reserved for use on Sundays and holidays, found in old houses that were inhabited by relatively affluent people.
      Synonyms: bestekamer, goede kamer, pronkkamer, zondagskamer
  2. A chamber of a gun.
  3. A chamber of parliament (legislative body).
  4. (chiefly Netherlands) A non-campus residence for students.
    Synonyms: kot, studentenkamer, studentenkot

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Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: kamer
  • Indonesian: kamar
  • Papiamentu: kamber

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic قَمَر(qamar).

Noun[edit]

kamer (definite accusative kameri, plural kamerler)

  1. (archaic) moon

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative kamer
Definite accusative kameri
Singular Plural
Nominative kamer kamerler
Definite accusative kameri kamerleri
Dative kamere kamerlere
Locative kamerde kamerlerde
Ablative kamerden kamerlerden
Genitive kamerin kamerlerin

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