IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Malay asam. The sense a chemical compound is a semantic loan from English acid.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

asam (plural, first-person possessive asamku, second-person possessive asammu, third-person possessive asamnya)

  1. sour
    Synonym: masam
  2. (chemistry) acid

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish asum.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

asam (emphatic asamsa)

  1. first-person singular of as
    Ní fhuair siad freagra asam.They didn’t get an answer from me.

Further readingEdit


LatinEdit

NounEdit

āsam

  1. accusative singular of āsa

LatvianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

asam

  1. dative singular masculine form of ass

MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

asam (Jawi spelling اسم‎, plural asam-asam)

  1. sour
    Synonym: masam

NounEdit

asam (Jawi spelling اسم‎, plural asam-asam, informal 1st possessive asamku, impolite 2nd possessive asammu, 3rd possessive asamnya)

  1. sour foods
    asam garamsour salted foods

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

asam

  1. third-person plural (eles and elas, also used with vocês and others) present indicative of asar

SatawaleseEdit

NounEdit

asam

  1. door

ReferencesEdit


Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish asum.

PronounEdit

asam (emphatic asamsa)

  1. from me
    Cha d' fhuair iad freagairt asam.They didn't get an answer from me.

Further readingEdit


TagalogEdit

VerbEdit

asam (root word)

  1. to anticipate

Derived termsEdit