sams

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

sams

  1. plural of sam

Anagrams[edit]


Latvian[edit]

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Sams

Etymology[edit]

With Lithuanian šãmas inherited from Proto-Baltic, cognate to Proto-Slavic *sòmъ, further etymology unknown.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

sams m (1st declension)

  1. wels catfish, sheatfish (a scaleless freshwater catfish, Silurus glanis)
    puiši zivis šauda, saķēruši sirmu samu: liels kā teliņš, melns kā velniņš, plata mute, garas ūsasthe boys shot the fish, (they had) caught a gray catfish: big as a little calf, black as the devil, wide mouth, long whiskers

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Old Norse[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sams

  1. strong masculine/neuter genitive singular of samr

Determiner[edit]

sams

  1. strong masculine/neuter genitive singular of samr

Swedish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sams (comparative mer sams, superlative mest sams)

  1. not quarreling; getting along and on good terms
    Antonym: osams
    Barnen har varit sams hela dagenThe children have gotten along all day
    De kunde inte hålla samsThey couldn't keep from fighting

Usage notes[edit]

  • Often used with hålla. Att hålla sams means to not quarrel.

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