nam

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Catacao[edit]

Noun[edit]

nam

  1. moon

Crimean Tatar[edit]

Noun[edit]

nam

  1. name, appellation, title

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Mirjejev, V. A.; Usejinov, S. M. (2002) Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian – Crimean Tatar Dictionary][1], Simferopol: Dolya, ISBN 966-7980-89-8

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

nam

  1. singular past indicative of nemen

Anagrams[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Interjection[edit]

nam

  1. yum

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

nam

  1. Romanization of 𐌽𐌰𐌼

Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin nam.

Conjunction[edit]

nam

  1. for, since, because, seeing that

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay nam, shortened form of enam, from Proto-Malayic *ənəm, from Proto-Malayo-Chamic *ənəm, from Proto-Malayo-Sumbawan *ənəm, from Proto-Sunda-Sulawesi *ənəm, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *ənəm, from Proto-Austronesian *ənəm.

Numeral[edit]

nam

  1. (cardinal) six

Interlingua[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

nam

  1. for

Kashmiri[edit]

Noun[edit]

nam

  1. fingernail, toenail

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The accusative singular feminine form of the pronominal stem na-; compare the interjection ‎(truly”, “verily”, “really”, “indeed). Confer with its masculine form Latin num, as in cum-quam, tum-tam.

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

nam

  1. for
    • 4th century, St Jerome, Vulgate, Tobit 2:15
      nam sicut beato Iob insultabant reges ita isti parentes et cognati eius et inridebant vitam eius dicentes
      For as the kings insulted over holy Job: so his relations and kinsmen mocked at his life, saying:
  2. thus
  3. because
  4. actually

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]


Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

nam

  1. rafsi of nabmi.

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

nam

  1. dative of my

Malay[edit]

Malay cardinal numbers
 <  5 6 7  > 
    Cardinal : nam

Etymology[edit]

Shortened form of enam, from Proto-Malayic *ənəm, from Proto-Malayo-Chamic *ənəm, from Proto-Malayo-Sumbawan *ənəm, from Proto-Sunda-Sulawesi *ənəm, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *ənəm, from Proto-Austronesian *ənəm.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

nam ‎(Jawi spelling نم)

  1. Alternative form of enam

Ngarrindjeri[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

nam

  1. us

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Interjection[edit]

nam

  1. yum, or yum yum

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Interjection[edit]

nam

  1. yum, or yum yum

References[edit]


Old English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

nam

  1. First-person preterite form of niman
  2. Third-person preterite form of niman

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

nam

  1. dative of my

Portuguese[edit]

Adverb[edit]

nam (not comparable)

  1. Obsolete spelling of não

Rohingya[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Bengali [Term?].

Noun[edit]

nam

  1. name

Sapé[edit]

Noun[edit]

nam

  1. water

References[edit]


Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

nam

  1. if (subjunctive)
  1. whether (subjunctive)

Usage notes[edit]

  • Only used before words beginning with b, f, m or p, otherwise the form nan is used.
  • Only used in the conditional tense, otherwise ma is used.
  • The negative form is mura.

Preposition[edit]

nam

  1. in my
    Bha mi nam chadal. - I was sleeping (literally I was in my sleep).
  2. in their

Usage notes[edit]

  • As in my, it lenites the following word.
  • As in their, it is used before words beginning with b, f, m or p.

Article[edit]

nam

  1. the

Usage notes[edit]

  • This form is used in the genitive plural before words beginning with b, f, m or p.

See also[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

nam (Cyrillic spelling нам)

  1. to us (clitic dative plural of ‎(I))

Declension[edit]


Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Persian نام ‎(nâm).

Noun[edit]

nam ‎(definite accusative {{{1}}}, plural {{{2}}})

  1. name (reputation)


This Turkish entry was created from the translations listed at name. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see nam in the Turkish Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) April 2008


Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from (“south”)

Noun[edit]

nam

  1. south

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from (“male”)

Noun[edit]

nam

  1. man, male

Volapük[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin manus ‎(hand).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nam ‎(plural nams)

  1. hand

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]