nama

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See also: Nama, náma, namā, nämä, namą, and Nam Á

Ambonese Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay nama, from Sanskrit नामन् (nā́man), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hnā́man-, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (name).

Noun[edit]

nama

  1. name (word or phrase indicating a particular person, place, class or thing)

Dupaningan Agta[edit]

Noun[edit]

nama

  1. father

Synonyms[edit]


Hausa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

An old Chadic borrowing (also attested as Gwandara nama, Angas nam) from Benue-Congo, cognate to Tyap nam, Lela nəmə, Proto-Bantu *ǹɲàmà.

Noun[edit]

nāmā̀ m (plural nāmū or nāmōmī, possessed form nāmàn)

  1. meat
  2. wild animal

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay nama, from Sanskrit नामन् (nā́man), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hnā́man-, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (name).

Noun[edit]

nama

  1. name (word or phrase indicating a particular person, place, class or thing)
  2. noun

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

nama

  1. Rōmaji transcription of なま

Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

nama m

  1. genitive singular of nams

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

nama

  1. inflection of mej:
    1. dative
    2. instrumental
    3. locative

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit नामन् (nā́man), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hnā́man-, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (name).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nama (Jawi spelling نام, plural nama-nama)

  1. name (word or phrase indicating a particular person, place, class or thing)
  2. noun

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Ambonese Malay: nama

Maori[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English number.

Noun[edit]

nama

  1. number, numeral
  2. bill, invoice

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *namô (name), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (name). Cognate with Old Frisian noma (West Frisian namme), Old Saxon and Old Dutch namo (Dutch naam), Old High German namo (German Name), Old Norse nafn (Swedish namn), Gothic 𐌽𐌰𐌼𐍉 (namō). The Indo-European root is also the source of Ancient Greek ὄνομα (ónoma), Latin nōmen, Old Irish ainm (Irish ainm), Old Church Slavonic имѧ (imę) (Russian имя (imja)).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nama m (nominative plural naman)

  1. name
  2. (grammar) noun, nameword

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /nâma/
  • Hyphenation: na‧ma

Pronoun[edit]

nȁma (Cyrillic spelling на̏ма)

  1. to us (dative plural of (I))
  2. us (locative plural of (I))
  3. (with) us (instrumental plural of (I))

Declension[edit]


Swahili[edit]

Verb[edit]

nama

  1. to be flexible

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

nama

  1. genitive singular of nam