sesam

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See also: Sesam, sèsam, and sešām

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Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sesam m ‎(plural sesams, diminutive sesammetje n)

  1. sesame, plant

sesam m ‎(uncountable)

  1. sesame, seeds

Synonyms[edit]


Faroese[edit]

sesamfræ

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sīsamum, variant of sēsama, from Ancient Greek σήσαμον ‎(sḗsamon, sesame seed), from Old Aramaic שושמא ‎(šūššmā), shortening of שומשומא ‎(šumššemā), from Akkadian (Assyrian) [script needed] ‎(šamaššammū)[script needed], [script needed] ‎(šamaššammi)[script needed], literally ‘oil plant’, compound of [script needed] ‎(šaman, oil)[script needed] and [script needed] ‎(šammu, plant)[script needed].

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sesam n (genitive singular sesams, uncountable)

  1. sesame

Declension[edit]

n3s Singular
Indefinite Definite
Nominative sesam sesamið
Accusative sesam sesamið
Dative sesami sesaminum
Genitive sesams sesamsins

Derived terms[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

sesam

  1. (archaic) Alternative spelling of seesam

Declension[edit]

Inflection of sesam (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative sesam sesamit
genitive sesamin sesamien
partitive sesamia sesameja
illative sesamiin sesameihin
singular plural
nominative sesam sesamit
accusative nom. sesam sesamit
gen. sesamin
genitive sesamin sesamien
partitive sesamia sesameja
inessive sesamissa sesameissa
elative sesamista sesameista
illative sesamiin sesameihin
adessive sesamilla sesameilla
ablative sesamilta sesameilta
allative sesamille sesameille
essive sesamina sesameina
translative sesamiksi sesameiksi
instructive sesamein
abessive sesamitta sesameitta
comitative sesameineen

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

sesam ‎(plural sesams)

  1. sesame

Declension[edit]