DanishEdit

PrefixEdit

sam-

  1. co-, con-

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FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sam-. Related to the adjective samur.

PrefixEdit

sam-

  1. co-, fellow, collective
  2. homo-

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IcelandicEdit

PrefixEdit

sam-

  1. co-, fellow, collective
  2. homo-

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sam-, related to samme.

PrefixEdit

sam-

  1. (generally) co-

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ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sam-, related to same.

PrefixEdit

sam-

  1. (generally) co-

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ReferencesEdit


Old EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Germanic *sēmi- (half), from Proto-Indo-European *sēmi- (half). Cognate with Old Saxon sām-, Old High German sāmi-. Compare semi-.

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

sām-

  1. half-
    sāmlocenhalf-closed
    sāmblindhalf-blind, part-blind
    sāmhālunhealthy, unwell
DescendantsEdit
  • Middle English: sam-

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Germanic *samaz (together), from Proto-Indo-European *somHós (same), Proto-Indo-European *sem- (one, together). Compare Old English samen (together), Old English same (manner, similitude)

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

sam-

  1. union, combination, agreement; together, con-
    samheortunanimous, "same-hearted"

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Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *samaz (same, alike), from Proto-Indo-European *somHós.

PrefixEdit

sam-

  1. together, con-

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DescendantsEdit


SwedishEdit

PrefixEdit

sam-

  1. together, co-, con-

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit