samo

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See also: Samo, Samó, Sâmo, and samo-

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

sama +‎ -o

Noun[edit]

samo (uncountable, accusative samon)

  1. same; the same thing

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

samō

  1. Romanization of 𐍃𐌰𐌼𐍉

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *sēmô, from Proto-Indo-European *séh₁mn̥. Cognate to Latin sēmen.

Noun[edit]

sāmo m

  1. seed

Descendants[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

samo m (plural samos)

  1. sapwood (soft, newer wood just under the bark)

Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

samo

  1. Eye dialect spelling of somos.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From sȃm.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sâmo/
  • Hyphenation: sa‧mo

Particle[edit]

sȁmo (Cyrillic spelling са̏мо)

  1. (denoting exclusivity) just, only, only just, at most
    samo razgovarajuthey are just talking
    ona samo učishe does nothing but study
    ne samo da je l(ij)epa, nego je i pametnashe's not only pretty, but she is also smart
    samo jedanonly one
  2. (Bosnia, Serbia, Montenegro) connecting previously spoken text with what follows
    Samo, ipak sam zabrinutit's just that, I'm a bit concerned
  3. merely, solely, just, only
    ulaznica stoji samo pet kunathe ticket costs merely five kunas
    samo korak do propastijust a step away from disaster
    čekaj samojust wait
    Zašto li je samo nazvao?Just why did he call (her)?
  4. simply, uninterruptedly, just, keeps on
    S krova se samo cijedi!It keeps on trickling from the roof!
  5. (denoting encouragement) just
    Samo nastavite tako!Just keeping doing that!
  6. (often ironically) just, only, if only
    Samo reci, pa ćeš vidjeti!Just say it, and you'll see!
  7. (to emphasize a prohibition, or something the interlocutor does not want to hear) just
    Samo mi nemoj reći da sve to nisi prije znao!Just don't tell me you didn't know this before!
  8. (to emphasize surprise) how on earth, just how
    Kako ti je samo takvo što palo na pamet?How on earth did that cross your mind?
    Kako je samo saznao?How on earth did he find out?
  9. (denoting a desire) just
    Kad bi samo došao!If only you came!
  10. (denoting a condition to execute or allow an action) just
    Igraj se, samo me pusti na miru!Keep playing, just live me alone!
  11. idiomatic and figurative meanings
    (e) da je samo...if only
    da samo znaš (čuješ, vidiš)if only you knew (heard, saw)
    samo malojust a little
    samo nam je to trebalothat is all we needed

Conjunction[edit]

sȁmo (Cyrillic spelling са̏мо)

  1. (denoting opposition or exclusion) just, but, only
    Ova haljina je l(ij)epa, samo je skupaThis dress is very beautiful, but too expensive.
  2. (denoting limited intention) only to, merely to
    Govorim samo da govorim!I am talking just to talk!
  3. (denoting an assumption of opposite outcome) just, if only
    Učiš? Samo se nadam da neće biti uzalud!You're studying? I just hope it won't be in vain !
  4. idiomatic and figurative meanings
    ne može to samo takoit can't it that way just so.
    samo što neće doćihe is just about to come

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • samo” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • samo” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Tagalog[edit]

Noun[edit]

samò

  1. supplication; earnest request or petition