xem

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English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /zɛm/, /hɛm/, /ksɛm/, /xem/

Pronoun[edit]

xem

  1. (nonstandard) Object-case of xe.
    • 1997, Jared Blackburn, in bit.listserv.autism [1]
      Still, most parents have some intuitive understanding that "our child is not like us, maybe someone like xem could help...."

Anagrams[edit]


Mapudungun[edit]

Adjective[edit]

xem (Raguileo spelling)

  1. adult

References[edit]

  • Wixaleyiñ: Mapucezugun-wigkazugun pici hemvlcijka (Wixaleyiñ: Small Mapudungun-Spanish dictionary), Beretta, Marta; Cañumil, Dario; Cañumil, Tulio, 2008.

Northern Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic غم‎.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Central Kurdish خەم(xem)

xem f (Arabic spelling خەم‎)

  1. grief, sorrow, distress, worry, concern

References[edit]

  • Chyet, Michael L. (2003), “xem”, in Kurdish–English Dictionary, with selected etymologies by Martin Schwartz, New Haven and London: Yale University Press

Timote[edit]

Numeral[edit]

xem

  1. two

Alternative forms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Willem F. H. Adelaar, The Languages of the Andes (2004), page 128 (notes that this form, and xen, is used in both Timote and Cuica)

Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Non-Sino-Vietnamese reading of Chinese (to observe; to watch, SV: chiêm).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

xem (, , , , , ⿰示占)

  1. to see; to look at; to watch; to read
  2. to examine; to consider; to evaluate; to read (palm, future, etc.)

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