DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch damst, from Middle French damas or Italian damasto, named after Damascus, the Syrian city it originates from.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /daːˈmɑst/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: da‧mast
  • Rhymes: -ɑst

NounEdit

damast n (plural damasten)

  1. The fabric damask
  2. A similarly decorative, 'floral' pattern, notably made on finely worked metal using biting chemicals

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Negerhollands: damast

Related termsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

damast (not comparable)

  1. alternative form of damasten 'made of damask'

InflectionEdit

Inflection of damast
uninflected damast
inflected damaste
comparative
positive
predicative/adverbial damast
indefinite m./f. sing. damaste
n. sing. damast
plural damaste
definite damaste
partitive damasts

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Lower SorbianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French damas, from Damas (Damascus), the Syrian city where it originates.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

damast m

  1. damask (fabric)

DeclensionEdit