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See also: Nama, náma, namā, nämä, namą, and Nam Á

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Ambonese MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Malay nama, from Sanskrit नामन् (nā́man), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hnā́man-, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (name).

NounEdit

nama

  1. name (word or phrase indicating a particular person, place, class or thing)

Dupaningan AgtaEdit

NounEdit

nama

  1. father

SynonymsEdit


HausaEdit

EtymologyEdit

An old Chadic borrowing (also attested as Gwandara nama, Ngas nam) from Benue-Congo, cognate to Tyap nam, Lela nəmə, Proto-Bantu *ǹɲàmà.

NounEdit

nāmā̀ m (plural nāmū or nāmōmī, possessed form nāmàn)

  1. meat
  2. wild animal

IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Malay nama, from Sanskrit नामन् (nā́man), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hnā́man-, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (name).

NounEdit

nama

  1. name (word or phrase indicating a particular person, place, class or thing)
  2. noun

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

nama

  1. Rōmaji transcription of なま

LatvianEdit

NounEdit

nama m

  1. genitive singular of nams

Lower SorbianEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

nama

  1. inflection of mej:
    1. dative
    2. instrumental
    3. locative

MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit नामन् (nā́man), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hnā́man-, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (name).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

nama (Jawi spelling نام, plural nama-nama)

  1. name (word or phrase indicating a particular person, place, class or thing)
  2. noun

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Ambonese Malay: nama

MaoriEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English number.

NounEdit

nama

  1. number, numeral
  2. bill, invoice

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *namô (name), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (name). Cognate with Old Frisian noma (West Frisian namme), Old Saxon and Old Dutch namo (Dutch naam), Old High German namo (German Name), Old Norse nafn (Swedish namn), Gothic 𐌽𐌰𐌼𐍉 (namō). The Indo-European root is also the source of Ancient Greek ὄνομα (ónoma), Latin nōmen, Old Irish ainm (Irish ainm), Old Church Slavonic имѧ (imę) (Russian имя (imja)).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

nama m (nominative plural naman)

  1. name
  2. (grammar) noun, nameword

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit


Serbo-CroatianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /nâma/
  • Hyphenation: na‧ma

PronounEdit

nȁma (Cyrillic spelling на̏ма)

  1. to us (dative plural of (I))
  2. us (locative plural of (I))
  3. (with) us (instrumental plural of (I))

DeclensionEdit


SwahiliEdit

VerbEdit

nama

  1. to be flexible

VolapükEdit

NounEdit

nama

  1. genitive singular of nam