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EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Japanese (kami).

NounEdit

kami (plural kami)

  1. An animistic God or spirit in the Shinto religion of Japan.
  2. A basic origami paper, usually printed with a colour or pattern on one side.

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IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

kami

  1. we (exclusive); I and other(s) but not those I am addressing
    Kami sudah pergi ke pasar.‎ ― We have been to the market.
  2. us (exclusive); me and other(s) but not those I am addressing
    Ibu: "Kamu sekalian sudah di mandi?"
    Anak-anak: "Kami?"
    Mother: "Have you all bathed yet?"
    Children: "Us?"
  3. our (exclusive); my and of other(s) but not of those I am addressing
    Adalah cicak besar di dinding kamar hotel kami: tolong bantu di ambil.‎ ― There is a big gecko in our hotel room: please help have it removed.
  4. ours (if used with milik, kepunyaan, etc.)
    Hak Milik tanah bangsa Indonesia hanya untuk kami sekalian.‎ ― It is only we [Indonesians] who have the right to own this Indonesian land.

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JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

kami

  1. Rōmaji transcription of かみ

MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

kami

  1. we, us, our (exclusive)
  2. I, me, my

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *kamy, preserving the reflex of word-final */y/, which was lost in standard words kȃm and kȁmēn.

NounEdit

kami m (Cyrillic spelling ками)

  1. (regional, obsolete) stone

ReferencesEdit

  • Skok, Petar (1972) Etimologijski rječnik hrvatskoga ili srpskoga jezika (in Serbo-Croatian), volume 2, Zagreb: JAZU, page 26

TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

kami

  1. we; us (exclusive of the person spoken to)
    Nagtatrabaho kami sa isang kumpanya. Ikaw?
    We work at a company. You?

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