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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

Further readingEdit

  • kaum in Duden online

ReferencesEdit


IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Arabic قَوْم (qaum).

NounEdit

kaum

  1. people

JavaneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Arabic قَوْم (qaum).

NounEdit

kaum (Javanese script ꦏꦲꦸꦩ꧀)

  1. group of people
  2. religious officials in charge of the mosque

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

White Hmong cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : kaum

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

kaum

  1. ten

ReferencesEdit

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