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NounEdit

âm

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Takács, Gábor (2007) Etymological Dictionary of Egyptian, volume 3, Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, page 201:
    [] we should carefully distinguish the following Ch. roots from AA *m-ˀ "water" [GT]:
    (1) Ch. *h-m "water" [GT]: [] Ngz. am []
  • Etudes berbères et chamito-sémitiques: mélanges offerts à Karl-G. Prasse (2000, →ISBN, page 38
  • Václav Blažek, A Lexicostatitical comparison of Omotic languages, in In Hot Pursuit of Language in Prehistory: Essays in the four fields of anthropology, page 122

VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Sino-Vietnamese word from (“sound”).

NounEdit

âm

  1. sound
  2. (phonetics, colloquial) Clipping of âm tố or clipping of ngữ âm (phone).
  3. (phonology, colloquial) Clipping of âm tố or clipping of âm vị (phoneme).
  4. (linguistics, colloquial) Clipping of âm tiết (syllable).
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Etymology 2Edit

Sino-Vietnamese word from .

NounEdit

âm

  1. (occult) yin

AdjectiveEdit

âm

  1. (occult) having "yin" characteristics, as in "dark", "lunar" or "feminine"
    ngày âm
    a lunar day
  2. (mathematics, physics) negative
    điện âm
    negative charges

PrefixEdit

âm

  1. minus; negative
    Synonym: trừ
    -10° (âm 10 độ)
    -10° (minus/negative 10 degrees [Celsius])

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