rama

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See also: Rama, râma, rāma, Rāma, râmă, ramă, -rama, and rämä

Chavacano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish rama (branch).

Noun[edit]

rama

  1. branch

French[edit]

Verb[edit]

rama

  1. third-person singular past historic of ramer

Anagrams[edit]


Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese rama (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), a collective from ramo, from Latin ramus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rama f (plural ramas)

  1. branch
    • 1336, M. Lucas Alvarez & M. J. Justo Martín (eds.), Fontes documentais da Universidade de Santiago de Compostela. Pergameos da serie Bens do Arquivo Histórico Universitario (Anos 1237-1537). Santiago: Consello da Cultura Galega, page 157:
      con suas casas, casâês, chantados, jures, perteenças et dereituras per rama et per colmo et per terra
      with its houses, farmhouses, plantations, rights, belongings and limits, by branch and thatch and earth [in medieval Galician it was customary that the seller would give a branch, thatch and earth taken from the sold property to the buyer, as symbol of the transference of the property]
    Synonyms: galla, póla, varelo
  2. foliage
    A rama da pataca usábase durante a guerra como substitutivo do tabaco.
    During the Spanish Civil War, potato foliage was used as a substitute of tobacco.
    Synonyms: ramallada, ramaxe
  3. field, branch, discipline

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • rama” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • rama” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • rama” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • rama” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • rama” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Hausa[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

ramā̀ f (possessed form ramàr̃)

  1. hemp, jute

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

rā̀ma f (possessed form rā̀mar̃)

  1. emaciation

Indonesian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈra.ma]
  • Hyphenation: ra‧ma

Etymology 1[edit]

From either Javanese rama (father) or Malay rama, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian, from Proto-Austronesian.

Noun[edit]

rama (plural, first-person possessive ramaku, second-person possessive ramamu, third-person possessive ramanya)

  1. father.
    Synonym: bapak
  2. title conferred on an adult male
    Synonym: bapak

Etymology 2[edit]

Semantic loan from Portuguese padre (priest, father), see above.

Noun[edit]

rama (plural, first-person possessive ramaku, second-person possessive ramamu, third-person possessive ramanya)

  1. (Catholicism) priest
    Synonym: pastor

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

rama

  1. inflection of ramare:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Anagrams[edit]


Javanese[edit]

Other scripts
Carakan ꦫꦩ
Roman rama

Etymology[edit]

From Old Javanese rāma (father)

Noun[edit]

rama (krama-ngoko bapak, krama inggil rama)

  1. title conferred on an adult male
  2. (honorific) father

References[edit]

  • "rama" in W. J. S. Poerwadarminta, Bausastra Jawa. J. B. Wolters' Uitgevers-Maatschappij N. V. Groningen, Batavia, 1939

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian, from Proto-Austronesian (compare Fijian tama, Indonesian rama, Tagalog ama).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rama (plural rama-rama, informal 1st possessive ramaku, impolite 2nd possessive ramamu, 3rd possessive ramanya)

  1. father (male parent)

Synonyms[edit]


Maori[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian (compare Indonesian damar).

Noun[edit]

rama

  1. torch
  2. light

Etymology 2[edit]

From English rum.

Noun[edit]

rama

  1. rum

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *ramō. Cognate with Old Saxon hrama, Old Norse ramr, Old Dutch *rama, Old Frisian *rama, *rame.

Noun[edit]

rama f

  1. support

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle High German: ram, rame

Pitjantjatjara[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rama

  1. mad
  2. crazy

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈra.ma/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

rama f (diminutive ramka)

  1. frame
  2. crossbar (tube of a bicycle frame)

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • rama in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Rapa Nui[edit]

Noun[edit]

rama

  1. torch

Romansch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a Germanic language (compare German Rahmen).

Noun[edit]

rama m (plural ramas)

  1. (Sursilvan) frame, framework

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran, Vallader) rom
  • (Puter) ram

Slovene[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ráma f

  1. shoulder (joint between arm and torso)

Inflection[edit]

Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. ráma
gen. sing. ráme
singular dual plural
nominative ráma rámi ráme
accusative rámo rámi ráme
genitive ráme rám rám
dative rámi rámama rámam
locative rámi rámah rámah
instrumental rámo rámama rámami

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ramo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rama f (plural ramas)

  1. branch (woody part of a tree arising from the trunk and usually dividing)
  2. (figuratively) offshoot (that which develops from something else)

Derived terms[edit]

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Sundanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

rama

  1. Romanization of ᮛᮙ

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ram (frame) +‎ -a.

Verb[edit]

rama (present ramar, preterite ramade, supine ramat, imperative rama)

  1. to frame (put a frame around)
  2. (Scania, Malmö) to give somebody a lift on a bicycle

Conjugation[edit]

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Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

rama

  1. frame

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of rama
nominative sing. rama
genitive sing. raman
partitive sing. ramad
partitive plur. ramoid
singular plural
nominative rama ramad
accusative raman ramad
genitive raman ramoiden
partitive ramad ramoid
essive-instructive raman ramoin
translative ramaks ramoikš
inessive ramas ramoiš
elative ramaspäi ramoišpäi
illative ? ramoihe
adessive ramal ramoil
ablative ramalpäi ramoilpäi
allative ramale ramoile
abessive ramata ramoita
comitative ramanke ramoidenke
prolative ramadme ramoidme
approximative I ramanno ramoidenno
approximative II ramannoks ramoidennoks
egressive ramannopäi ramoidennopäi
terminative I ? ramoihesai
terminative II ramalesai ramoilesai
terminative III ramassai
additive I ? ramoihepäi
additive II ramalepäi ramoilepäi

References[edit]

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “оправа”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika