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See also: Stam and stäm

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EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

stam (third-person singular simple present stams, present participle stamming, simple past and past participle stammed)

  1. (Britain, dialectal, obsolete, transitive) To confound.

NounEdit

stam

  1. (Britain, dialectal, obsolete) Confusion.

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AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch stam, from Middle Dutch stam.

NounEdit

stam (plural stamme)

  1. tribe

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /stɑm/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: stam
  • Rhymes: -ɑm

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch stam. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

NounEdit

stam m (plural stammen, diminutive stammetje n)

  1. trunk of a tree
  2. (linguistics) stem
  3. tribe, clan
  4. (biology, taxonomy) phylum
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Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

stam

  1. first-person singular present indicative of stammen
  2. imperative of stammen

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NounEdit

stam c

  1. trunk of a tree
  2. (linguistics) stem
  3. tribe, clan
  4. (taxonomy) phylum

DeclensionEdit

Declension of stam 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative stam stammen stammar stammarna
Genitive stams stammens stammars stammarnas