See also: Hami, Hāmì, and Ha-mi

ChamorroEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kami, from Proto-Austronesian *kami.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

hami

  1. (emphatic) we, us (exclusive)

Usage notesEdit

  • hami can be used either to emphasise the subject or object, or to give a quick answer.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Donald M. Topping (1973) Chamorro Reference Grammar[1], Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press.

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic حَامٍ(ḥāmin) or حَمِيّ(ḥamiyy).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

hami (feminine singular hamie, masculine plural hamis, feminine plural hamies)

  1. (slang) hot
    • 1998, Ketra (lyrics), Fonky Family (music), “Sans faire couler le sang”, in Si Dieu veut:
      L'histoire est hami
      Moi, j’suis là pour faire la fiesta
      History is mad
      Me, I am thus to make the fiesta

LatinEdit

NounEdit

hāmī

  1. nominative plural of hāmus
  2. genitive singular of hāmus
  3. vocative plural of hāmus

OccitanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

hami f (plural hamis) (Gascony)

  1. desire, urge
  2. hunger

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Patric Guilhemjoan, Diccionari elementari occitan-francés francés-occitan (gascon), 2005, Orthez, per noste, 2005, →ISBN, page 77.