Eton (Cameroon) edit

Noun edit

tám

  1. feather

References edit

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

Iraqw edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Cushitic *sazħ-. Cognate to Afar sidóc, Hadiyya saso, Oromo sadii, Saho adox, Sidamo sásse, Kambaata sáso and Somali saddex, Awngi šuɣa, Blin säxʷa, Qimant siɣʷä, Xamtanga šaqʷa.

Numeral edit

tám

  1. three

References edit

  • Mous, Maarten; Qorro, Martha; Kießling, Roland (2002) Iraqw-English Dictionary (Kuschitische Sprachstudien), volume 18, Köln, Germany: Rüdiger Köppe Verlag, →ISBN, page 87

Vietnamese edit

Vietnamese cardinal numbers
 <  7 8 9  > 
    Cardinal : tám
    Ordinal : thứ tám

Pronunciation edit

Etymology 1 edit

From Proto-Vietic *saːmʔ, from Proto-Mon-Khmer *t₁haam (Shorto). Cognate with Muong thảm, Bahnar tơhngam/hngam, Mon ဒ္စာံ (həcam), Bolyu saːm⁵³.

Numeral edit

tám (, 𠔭, 𫤯, )

  1. eight

See also edit

Derived terms

Etymology 2 edit

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

Verb edit

tám

  1. (Southern Vietnam) to chat
  2. (Southern Vietnam) to gossip
Synonyms edit