taman

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See also: tämän

Chuukese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

taman

  1. long

Noun[edit]

taman

  1. length

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay taman, possibly from Persian چمن(čaman, lawn, meadow, orchard).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈta.man]
  • Hyphenation: ta‧man

Noun[edit]

taman (plural, first-person possessive tamanku, second-person possessive tamanmu, third-person possessive tamannya)

  1. park

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Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from Persian چمن(čaman, lawn, meadow, orchard).

Noun[edit]

taman (plural taman-taman, informal 1st possessive tamanku, impolite 2nd possessive tamanmu, 3rd possessive tamannya)

  1. park, garden

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *tьmьnъ. Synchronically from táma (darkness). Cognates include Czech tmavý.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tǎːman/
  • Hyphenation: ta‧man

Adjective[edit]

támān (definite tȃmnī, comparative tamniji, Cyrillic spelling та́ма̄н)

  1. dark, gloomy, dim
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish تمام(tamam), from Arabic تَمَام(tamām).

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tǎmaːn/
  • Hyphenation: ta‧man

Adverb[edit]

tàmān (Cyrillic spelling та̀ма̄н)

  1. just
    Taman sam to hteo da kažem/Taman sam to htio reći.
    I just wanted to say that!
  2. just right, fitting, appropriate
    Ta haljina ti je taman!
    That dress is just right!
  3. (dated) even, even if
    Napravit ću to, taman da mi kožu oderu!
    I will do it, even if they flay my skin off.
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