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GothicEdit

RomanizationEdit

namō

  1. Romanization of 𐌽𐌰𐌼𐍉

Hiri MotuEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *ñamuk.

NounEdit

namo

  1. mosquito (small flying insect of the family Culicidae, known for biting and sucking blood)

LithuanianEdit

NounEdit

namo m

  1. genitive singular of namas

Middle EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

no +‎ mo

AdverbEdit

namo

  1. No more (of discrete items, such as would be described by mo and fewer)
    • Ther was also a Reve and a Millere, / A Somnour and a Pardoner also, / A Maunciple, and myself - ther were namo. — Geoffrey Chaucer, The Canterbury Tales, general prologue

Old DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *namô, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (name).

NounEdit

namo m

  1. name

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle Dutch: nāme
    • Dutch: naam
    • Limburgish: naam, naom

Further readingEdit

  • namo”, in Oudnederlands Woordenboek, 2012

Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *namô, whence also Old Saxon namo and Old Dutch namo, Old English nama, Old Norse nafn, Gothic 𐌽𐌰𐌼𐍉 (namō). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (name).

NounEdit

namo m

  1. name
  2. (grammar) noun

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit


Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *namô

NounEdit

namo

  1. name

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. Altsächsisches Elementarbuch (Germanische Bibliothek. I. Sammlung germanischer Elementar- und Handbücher. I. Reihe: Grammatiken. Fünfter Band; 2nd ed., Heidelberg, 1921) by Dr. F. Holthausen; p. 246 "namo sw. M. Name.", cp. p. 106ff.
  2. Gerhard Köbler, Altsächsisches Wörterbuch, (5. Auflage) 2014

PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Derives from root nam. Cognate with Sanskrit नमस् (namas)

ParticleEdit

namo

  1. salutation

Usage notesEdit

Used in formula namo + dative of person honoured.

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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