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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin rāmus (branch).

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ramus (plural rami)

  1. A small spray or twig.
  2. (biology) A branching, as of nerves or blood vessels.
  3. (ornithology) The stem of a barb of a feather, from which the barbules extend.
  4. (anatomy) A bony projection, particularly of the jaw, but also in the groin area, both subject to the maturing process of symphysis.

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *wréh₂ds (root) and cognate with rādīx.

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NounEdit

rāmus m (genitive rāmī); second declension

  1. branch

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Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative rāmus rāmī
Genitive rāmī rāmōrum
Dative rāmō rāmīs
Accusative rāmum rāmōs
Ablative rāmō rāmīs
Vocative rāme rāmī

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LithuanianEdit

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ramùs m (stress pattern: 4) [1]

  1. calm
    ramus miegas[1] - calm sleep
    ramus oras[1] - calm weather
    rami jūra[1] - a calm sea
    rami gatvė[1] - a tranquil street

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 “ramus” in Balčikonis, Juozas et al. (1954), Dabartinės lietuvių kalbos žodynas. Vilnius: Valstybinė politinės ir mokslinės literatūros leidykla.