Last modified on 25 May 2014, at 12:38
See also: nam, Nam, 'Nam, NAM, nám, năm, and nấm

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EtymologyEdit

From Old English nám, from Old Norse nám, from Proto-Germanic *nemaną (take), probably from Proto-Indo-European *nem- (take).

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naam (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete, law) The act or process of taking property for the purpose of compensation.
  2. (obsolete, law) Goods taken in such a manner

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AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch naam.

NounEdit

naam (plural name)

  1. name

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch name, from Old Dutch namo, from Proto-Germanic *namô, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥. Compare German Name, West Frisian namme, English name, Danish navn.

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naam m (plural namen, diminutive naampje n)

  1. name

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