stam-

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare stamme.

Prefix[edit]

stam-

  1. something that other things come or are derived from
    celle (cell) -> stamcelle (stem cell)
    far (father) -> stamfar (male progenitor)
    opløsning (solution (homogenous mixture)) -> stamopløsning (a solution that is used as an ingredient in more complex mixtures or which is diluted)
  2. denoting people that are always present; that are a firm element of a group etc.
    kunde (customer) -> stamkunde (regular customer)
    publikum (audience) -> stampublikum (constant audience, the set of people who attend regularly)
  3. something that someone uses regularly
    hotel (hotel) -> stamhotel (a hotel that someone visits frequently)
    sofa (sofa) -> stamsofa (a sofa that someone ordinarily uses)

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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stam-

  1. used to form derivatives of the noun and verb stamme

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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stam-

  1. used to form derivatives of the noun and verb stamme

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