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IndonesianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

kalem

  1. calm

LadinoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish قلم(kalem), from Arabic قَلَم(qalam), from Ancient Greek κάλαμος (kálamos).

NounEdit

kalem m (Latin spelling)

  1. pencil
    • 2017 July 20, Esti SAUL, “Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) i sus Heliogravures Umoristikas”, in Şalom Gazetesi[1]:
      Amorozo del desen deste su chikez, no desha el kalem de su mano.
      In love with design since childhood, he never put the pencil down.

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish قلم(kalem), (Turkish kalem), from Arabic قَلَم(qalam), from Ancient Greek κάλαμος (kálamos).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kǎlem/
  • Hyphenation: ka‧lem

NounEdit

kàlem m (Cyrillic spelling ка̀лем)

  1. reel (frame with radial arms)

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

kalem (Cyrillic spelling калем)

  1. instrumental singular of kal

TurkishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Ottoman Turkish قلم(kalem), from Arabic قَلَم(qalam), from Ancient Greek κάλαμος (kálamos).

NounEdit

kalem (definite accusative kalemi, plural kalemler)

  1. pen

DeclensionEdit

Inflection
Nominative kalem
Definite accusative kalemi
Singular Plural
Nominative kalem kalemler
Definite accusative kalemi kalemleri
Dative kaleme kalemlere
Locative kalemde kalemlerde
Ablative kalemden kalemlerden
Genitive kalemin kalemlerin

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

kalem

  1. possessive first-person singular, singular possession of kale