NivkhEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Evenki шаман.

NounEdit

чам (ț’am)

  1. (zoology) eagle

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish چام(çam). Akin to ча́мац (boat) and ча̀мџија.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ча̏м m (Latin spelling čȁm)

  1. (regional) fir

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ReferencesEdit

  • чам” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • Škaljić, Abdulah (1966) Turcizmi u srpskohrvatskom jeziku, Sarajevo: Svjetlost, page 162