namme

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Saterland Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian namna, from Proto-West Germanic *namnijan. Cognates include West Frisian neame and German nennen.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈnamə/
  • Hyphenation: nam‧me
  • Rhymes: -amə

Verb[edit]

namme

  1. (transitive) to name; to call
    • 2000, Marron C. Fort, transl., Dät Näie Tästamänt un do Psoolme in ju aasterlauwerfräiske Uurtoal fon dät Seelterlound, Fräislound, Butjoarlound, Aastfräislound un do Groninger Umelounde [The New Testament and the Psalms in the East Frisian language, native to Saterland, Friesland, Butjadingen, East Frisia and the Ommelanden of Groningen], →ISBN, Dät Evangelium ätter Matthäus 1:16:
      Jakob waas die Foar fon Josef, dän Mon fon Maria; Fon Maria wuud Jesus bädden, die die Christus (die Messias) namd wädt.
      Jacob was the father of Joseph, the husband of Maria; From Maria Jesus was born, who is called Christus (the Messiah).

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  • Marron C. Fort (2015), “namme”, in Saterfriesisches Wörterbuch mit einer phonologischen und grammatischen Übersicht, Buske, →ISBN

West Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian noma, from Proto-West Germanic *namō, from Proto-Germanic *namô, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥.

Noun[edit]

namme c (plural nammen, diminutive namke)

  1. name

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • namme”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011