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hame

EnglishEdit

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Etymology 1Edit

From Middle English hame, home, from Old English hama, homa (a cover, skin), from Proto-Germanic *hamô (clothes, skirt), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱam- (cover, clothes). Cognate with Danish ham (skin, bladder, figure), Danish hams (shell, sleeve). More at heaven.

NounEdit

hame (plural hames)

  1. (obsolete) A covering, skin, membrane.
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Etymology 2Edit

From Middle English, from Middle Dutch hame (horse collar, harness, fishnet), from Old Dutch *hamo, from Proto-Germanic *hamô (fishnet, collar for a horse), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱam- (part of a harness). Cognate with Middle Low German ham, hame (collar, fishnet), Old High German hamo (sack-like fishnet) (Modern German dialectal Hame, Hamen (hand fishnet), Ham (horse collar)).

NounEdit

hame (plural hames)

  1. Part of the harness that fits round the neck of a draught horse that the reins pass through.
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Etymology 3Edit

From Middle English ham, from Old English hām (home). More at home.

NounEdit

hame (plural hames)

  1. Scottish form of home

Etymology 4Edit

From earlier haum, haume.

NounEdit

hame (plural hames)

  1. Alternative form of halm

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FinnishEdit

(index ha)

EtymologyEdit

From a Germanic language.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ha‧me
  • Rhymes: -ɑme
  • IPA(key): [ˈhɑme̞ˣ]

NounEdit

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hame

  1. skirt

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LatinEdit

NounEdit

hāme

  1. vocative singular of hāmus

ScotsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈheːm/, /heɪ̯m/, [hem]

EtymologyEdit

From Old English hām.

NounEdit

hame (plural hames)

  1. home

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hame (not comparable)

  1. at home

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