See also: nem, 'nem, ném, ñem, -nem, and ņem

Northern KurdishEdit

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NounEdit

nêm f

  1. pus, matter (fluid found in regions of infection)

VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Originally the noun derivative of chêm (to wedge).

NounEdit

nêm ()

  1. wedge

VerbEdit

nêm ()

  1. to wedge; to drive a wedge; to thrust a wedge
  2. to pack into

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

nêm

  1. (Southern Vietnam, Central Vietnam) to season (with salt, fish sauce); to flavor (with)

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