See also: gammé and gámme

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Medieval Latin gamma. Doublet of gamma.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡam/
  • (file)

NounEdit

gamme f (plural gammes)

  1. (music) musical scale
  2. range, gamut, series

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ItalianEdit

NounEdit

gamme f pl

  1. plural of gamma (range, gamut; gamma)

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Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old English gamen.

NounEdit

gamme

  1. Alternative form of game

Etymology 2Edit

From Old English gamenian.

VerbEdit

gamme

  1. Alternative form of gamen

NormanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from English game.

NounEdit

gamme f (plural gammes)

  1. (Jersey) game
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Etymology 2Edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

AdjectiveEdit

gamme m or f

  1. (Jersey) plucky

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Norwegian gamme, from Old Norse gammi. Cognate to Elfdalian gamme (protruding part of a roof).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gamme c

  1. a small hut with walls out of turf or earth, formerly used by Sami nomads in northern Norway

DeclensionEdit

Declension of gamme 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative gamme gammen gammer gammerna
Genitive gammes gammens gammers gammernas

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