See also: Rama, râma, rāma, Rāma, râmă, ramă, -rama, and rämä

ChavacanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish rama (branch).

NounEdit

rama

  1. branch

FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

rama

  1. third-person singular past historic of ramer

AnagramsEdit


GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese rama (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), a collective from ramo, from Latin ramus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rama f (plural ramas)

  1. branch
    • 1336, M. Lucas Alvarez & M. J. Justo Martín (eds.), Fontes documentais da Universidade de Santiago de Compostela. Pergameos da serie Bens do Arquivo Histórico Universitario (Anos 1237-1537). Santiago: Consello da Cultura Galega, page 157:
      con suas casas, casâês, chantados, jures, perteenças et dereituras per rama et per colmo et per terra
      with its houses, farmhouses, plantations, rights, belongings and limits, by branch and thatch and earth [in medieval Galician it was customary that the seller would give a branch, thatch and earth taken from the sold property to the buyer, as symbol of the transference of the property]
    Synonyms: galla, póla, varelo
  2. foliage
    A rama da pataca usábase durante a guerra como substitutivo do tabaco.
    During the Spanish Civil War, potato foliage was used as a substitute of tobacco.
    Synonyms: ramallada, ramaxe
  3. field, branch, discipline

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • rama” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • rama” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • rama” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • rama” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • rama” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

HausaEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

ramā̀ f (possessed form ramàr̃)

  1. hemp, jute

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

rā̀ma f (possessed form rā̀mar̃)

  1. emaciation

IndonesianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈra.ma]
  • Hyphenation: ra‧ma

Etymology 1Edit

From either Javanese rama (father) or Malay rama, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian, from Proto-Austronesian.

NounEdit

rama (plural, first-person possessive ramaku, second-person possessive ramamu, third-person possessive ramanya)

  1. father.
    Synonym: bapak
  2. title conferred on an adult male
    Synonym: bapak

Etymology 2Edit

Semantic loan from Portuguese padre (priest, father), see above.

NounEdit

rama (plural, first-person possessive ramaku, second-person possessive ramamu, third-person possessive ramanya)

  1. (Catholicism) priest
    Synonym: pastor

Further readingEdit


ItalianEdit

VerbEdit

rama

  1. inflection of ramare:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

AnagramsEdit


JavaneseEdit

Other scripts
Carakan ꦫꦩ
Roman rama

EtymologyEdit

From Old Javanese rāma (father)

NounEdit

rama (krama-ngoko bapak, krama inggil rama)

  1. title conferred on an adult male
  2. (honorific) father

ReferencesEdit

  • "rama" in W. J. S. Poerwadarminta, Bausastra Jawa. J. B. Wolters' Uitgevers-Maatschappij N. V. Groningen, Batavia, 1939

MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian, from Proto-Austronesian (compare Fijian tama, Indonesian rama, Tagalog ama).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rama (plural rama-rama, informal 1st possessive ramaku, impolite 2nd possessive ramamu, 3rd possessive ramanya)

  1. father (male parent)

SynonymsEdit


MaoriEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian (compare Indonesian damar).

NounEdit

rama

  1. torch
  2. light

Etymology 2Edit

From English rum.

NounEdit

rama

  1. rum

Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *ramō. Cognate with Old Saxon hrama, Old Norse ramr, Old Dutch *rama, Old Frisian *rama, *rame.

NounEdit

rama f

  1. support

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle High German: ram, rame

PitjantjatjaraEdit

AdjectiveEdit

rama

  1. mad
  2. crazy

PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈra.ma/
  • (file)

NounEdit

rama f (diminutive ramka)

  1. frame
  2. crossbar (tube of a bicycle frame)

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • rama in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Rapa NuiEdit

NounEdit

rama

  1. torch

RomanschEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a Germanic language (compare German Rahmen).

NounEdit

rama m (plural ramas)

  1. (Sursilvan) frame, framework

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran, Vallader) rom
  • (Puter) ram

SloveneEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ráma f

  1. shoulder (joint between arm and torso)

InflectionEdit

Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. ráma
gen. sing. ráme
singular dual plural
nominative ráma rámi ráme
accusative rámo rámi ráme
genitive ráme rám rám
dative rámi rámama rámam
locative rámi rámah rámah
instrumental rámo rámama rámami

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ramo.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rama f (plural ramas)

  1. branch (woody part of a tree arising from the trunk and usually dividing)

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

AnagramsEdit


SundaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

rama

  1. Romanization of ᮛᮙ

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ram +‎ -a.

VerbEdit

rama (present ramar, preterite ramade, supine ramat, imperative rama)

  1. to frame (put a frame around)

ConjugationEdit

Related termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


VepsEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

NounEdit

rama

  1. frame

InflectionEdit

Inflection of rama
nominative sing. rama
genitive sing. raman
partitive sing. ramad
partitive plur. ramoid
singular plural
nominative rama ramad
accusative raman ramad
genitive raman ramoiden
partitive ramad ramoid
essive-instructive raman ramoin
translative ramaks ramoikš
inessive ramas ramoiš
elative ramaspäi ramoišpäi
illative ? ramoihe
adessive ramal ramoil
ablative ramalpäi ramoilpäi
allative ramale ramoile
abessive ramata ramoita
comitative ramanke ramoidenke
prolative ramadme ramoidme
approximative I ramanno ramoidenno
approximative II ramannoks ramoidennoks
egressive ramannopäi ramoidennopäi
terminative I ? ramoihesai
terminative II ramalesai ramoilesai
terminative III ramassai
additive I ? ramoihepäi
additive II ramalepäi ramoilepäi

ReferencesEdit

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “оправа”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika