See also: kauṃ

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DagaEdit

NounEdit

kaum

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Kivung (journal of the Linguistic Society of Papua New Guinea), volume 5 (1972), page 204

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German kūme, from Old High German kūmo, from Proto-Germanic *kūma- ‎(pitiful, dear)[1]. Cognate with English comely and archaic Dutch kuim ‎(barely).

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

kaum

  1. barely, hardly
  2. little

External linksEdit

  • kaum in Duden online

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?term=comely

IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Arabic قَوْم ‎(qaum).

NounEdit

kaum

  1. people

LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German kūmo. Cognate with German kaum, Dutch kuim.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

kaum

  1. hardly, barely

PlautdietschEdit

AdverbEdit

kaum

  1. barely

White HmongEdit

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

kaum

  1. ten

ReferencesEdit

  • Ernest E. Heimbach, White Hmong - English Dictionary (1979, SEAP Publications)
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