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Eton (Cameroon)Edit

NounEdit

tám

  1. feather

ReferencesEdit

  • Mark Van de Velde, A Grammar of Eton (2008, →ISBN

VietnameseEdit

Vietnamese cardinal numbers
 <  7 8 9  > 
    Cardinal : tám

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Vietic *saːmʔ, from Proto-Mon-Khmer *t₁haam/*saamʔ; cognate with Muong thảm, Bahnar tơhngam/hngam, Mon ဒတံ (həcam), Bolyu /saːm⁵³/.

NumeralEdit

tám (, 𠔭)

  1. (cardinal) eight

Etymology 2Edit

Perhaps related to Etymology 1. Compare bà tám (very talkative woman), Chinese (bát, eight; to gossip).

VerbEdit

tám

  1. (Southern Vietnam) to chat
  2. (Southern Vietnam) to gossip
SynonymsEdit