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Old KhmerEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Pali nāma

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

nāma

  1. name

PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Sanskrit नामन् (nāman)

NounEdit

nāma n

  1. name
  2. immaterial factors such as consciousness and perception
  3. (grammar) substantive, i.e. noun or adjective

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Burmese: နာမ (nama.)
  • Old Khmer: nām
  • Lao: ນາມ (nām)
  • Thai: นาม (naam)

ReferencesEdit

nāma in Pali Text Society (1921–1925), Pali-English Dictionary, London: Chipstead. (licensed under CC-BY-NC)