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 *Hnā́ma, 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, Ngas 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 *Hnā́ma, 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 *Hnā́ma, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (name).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nama (Jawi spelling نام, plural nama-nama, third person possessive namanya)

  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

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

Conjugation[edit]

Conjugation of -nama
Non-finite forms
Form Positive Negative
Infinitive kunama kutonama
Simple finite forms
Positive form Singular Plural
Imperative nama nameni
Habitual hunama
Complex finite forms
Polarity Persons Persons / Classes Classes
1st 2nd 3rd / M-wa M-mi Ma Ki-vi N U Ku Pa Mu
Sg. Pl. Sg. Pl. Sg. / 1 Pl. / 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 / 14 15 / 17 16 18
Past
Positive nilinama
nalinama
tulinama
twalinama
ulinama
walinama
mlinama
mwalinama
alinama walinama ulinama ilinama lilinama yalinama kilinama vilinama ilinama zilinama ulinama kulinama palinama mulinama
Relative nilionama
nalionama
tulionama
twalionama
ulionama
walionama
mlionama
mwalionama
alionama walionama ulionama ilionama lilionama yalionama kilionama vilionama ilionama zilionama ulionama kulionama palionama mulionama
Negative sikunama hatukunama hukunama hamkunama hakunama hawakunama haukunama haikunama halikunama hayakunama hakikunama havikunama haikunama hazikunama haukunama hakukunama hapakunama hamukunama
Present
Positive ninanama
nanama
tunanama unanama mnanama ananama wananama unanama inanama linanama yananama kinanama vinanama inanama zinanama unanama kunanama pananama munanama
Relative ninaonama
naonama
tunaonama unaonama mnaonama anaonama wanaonama unaonama inaonama linaonama yanaonama kinaonama vinaonama inaonama zinaonama unaonama kunaonama panaonama munaonama
Negative sinami hatunami hunami hamnami hanami hawanami haunami hainami halinami hayanami hakinami havinami hainami hazinami haunami hakunami hapanami hamunami
Future
Positive nitanama tutanama utanama mtanama atanama watanama utanama itanama litanama yatanama kitanama vitanama itanama zitanama utanama kutanama patanama mutanama
Relative nitakaonama tutakaonama utakaonama mtakaonama atakaonama watakaonama utakaonama itakaonama litakaonama yatakaonama kitakaonama vitakaonama itakaonama zitakaonama utakaonama kutakaonama patakaonama mutakaonama
Negative sitanama hatutanama hutanama hamtanama hatanama hawatanama hautanama haitanama halitanama hayatanama hakitanama havitanama haitanama hazitanama hautanama hakutanama hapatanama hamutanama
Subjunctive
Positive niname tuname uname mname aname waname uname iname liname yaname kiname viname iname ziname uname kuname paname muname
Negative nisiname tusiname usiname msiname asiname wasiname usiname isiname lisiname yasiname kisiname visiname isiname zisiname usiname kusiname pasiname musiname
Present Conditional
Positive ningenama tungenama ungenama mngenama angenama wangenama ungenama ingenama lingenama yangenama kingenama vingenama ingenama zingenama ungenama kungenama pangenama mungenama
Negative nisingenama
singenama
tusingenama
hatungenama
usingenama
hungenama
msingenama
hamngenama
asingenama
hangenama
wasingenama
hawangenama
usingenama
haungenama
isingenama
haingenama
lisingenama
halingenama
yasingenama
hayangenama
kisingenama
hakingenama
visingenama
havingenama
isingenama
haingenama
zisingenama
hazingenama
usingenama
haungenama
kusingenama
hakungenama
pasingenama
hapangenama
musingenama
hamungenama
Past Conditional
Positive ningalinama tungalinama ungalinama mngalinama angalinama wangalinama ungalinama ingalinama lingalinama yangalinama kingalinama vingalinama ingalinama zingalinama ungalinama kungalinama pangalinama mungalinama
Negative nisingalinama
singalinama
tusingalinama
hatungalinama
usingalinama
hungalinama
msingalinama
hamngalinama
asingalinama
hangalinama
wasingalinama
hawangalinama
usingalinama
haungalinama
isingalinama
haingalinama
lisingalinama
halingalinama
yasingalinama
hayangalinama
kisingalinama
hakingalinama
visingalinama
havingalinama
isingalinama
haingalinama
zisingalinama
hazingalinama
usingalinama
haungalinama
kusingalinama
hakungalinama
pasingalinama
hapangalinama
musingalinama
hamungalinama
Conditional Contrary to Fact
Positive ningelinama tungelinama ungelinama mngelinama angelinama wangelinama ungelinama ingelinama lingelinama yangelinama kingelinama vingelinama ingelinama zingelinama ungelinama kungelinama pangelinama mungelinama
General Relative
Positive ninamao tunamao unamao mnamao anamao wanamao unamao inamao linamao yanamao kinamao vinamao inamao zinamao unamao kunamao panamao munamao
Negative nisionama tusionama usionama msionama asionama wasionama usionama isionama lisionama yasionama kisionama visionama isionama zisionama usionama kusionama pasionama musionama
Gnomic
Positive nanama twanama wanama mwanama anama wanama wanama yanama lanama yanama chanama vyanama yanama zanama wanama kwanama panama mwanama
Perfect
Positive nimenama tumenama umenama mmenama amenama wamenama umenama imenama limenama yamenama kimenama vimenama imenama zimenama umenama kumenama pamenama mumenama
"Already"
Positive nimeshanama tumeshanama umeshanama mmeshanama ameshanama wameshanama umeshanama imeshanama limeshanama yameshanama kimeshanama vimeshanama imeshanama zimeshanama umeshanama kumeshanama pameshanama mumeshanama
"Not yet"
Negative sijanama hatujanama hujanama hamjanama hajanama hawajanama haujanama haijanama halijanama hayajanama hakijanama havijanama haijanama hazijanama haujanama hakujanama hapajanama hamujanama
"If/When"
Positive nikinama tukinama ukinama mkinama akinama wakinama ukinama ikinama likinama yakinama kikinama vikinama ikinama zikinama ukinama kukinama pakinama mukinama
"If not"
Negative nisiponama tusiponama usiponama msiponama asiponama wasiponama usiponama isiponama lisiponama yasiponama kisiponama visiponama isiponama zisiponama usiponama kusiponama pasiponama musiponama
Consecutive
Positive nikanama tukanama ukanama mkanama akanama wakanama ukanama ikanama likanama yakanama kikanama vikanama ikanama zikanama ukanama kukanama pakanama mukanama
Not all possible forms are listed in the table. Transitive verbs can take object concords, relative concords can agree with all noun classes, and many other forms not commonly seen in modern Standard Swahili are absent from the table. See Appendix:Swahili verbs for more information.

Swazi[edit]

Verb[edit]

-nama

  1. to tease (for fun)

Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.


Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

nama

  1. genitive singular of nam