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EnglishEdit

 
A zaman tree

EtymologyEdit

From Cariban

NounEdit

zaman

  1. Albizia saman, a large tropical tree in the pea family.
    • 1995, Madison Smartt Bell, All souls' rising[1], page 327:
      On shore, the mule's pinkish ears revolved lazily in the shade of the zaman tree.

SynonymsEdit

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AnagramsEdit


AzerbaijaniEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic زَمَان(zamān).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [zɑˈmɑn]
  • Hyphenation: za‧man

NounEdit

zaman (definite accusative zamanı, plural zamanlar)

  1. time
    Zaman puldur.Time is money.
    Synonym: vaxt
  2. (grammar) tense
    keçmiş zamanpast tense
    indiki zamanpresent tense
    gələcək zamanfuture tense

DeclensionEdit

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IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Malay zaman, from Persian زمان(zamân), from Middle Persian [script needed] (zamān).

NounEdit

zaman (plural zaman-zaman, first-person possessive zamanku, second-person possessive zamanmu, third-person possessive zamannya)

  1. age (particular period of time in history)
  2. era

MalayEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian زمان(zamân), from Middle Persian [script needed] (zamān).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

zaman (Jawi spelling زمان, plural zaman-zaman)

  1. age (particular period of time in history)

Serbo-CroatianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Ottoman Turkish زمان(zaman), from Persian زمان(zamân).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /zǎmaːn/
  • Hyphenation: za‧man

NounEdit

zàmān m (Cyrillic spelling за̀ма̄н)

  1. time
  2. epoch
  3. era
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Slavic *za vъ manъ; compare za, u, mána.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /zâmaːn/
  • Hyphenation: za‧man

AdverbEdit

zȁmān (Cyrillic spelling за̏ма̄н)

  1. in vain
  2. freely, gratis, for nothing

SloveneEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *za vъ manъ.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

zamȁn

  1. in vain, without success
    vse je zaman
    it's all in vain

QuotationsEdit


TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish زمان(zamān), from Old Anatolian Turkish [script needed] (zamān), either from Arabic زَمَان(zamān) or Persian زمان(zamân).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [zɑˈmɑ́n]
  • IPA(key): [zɑˈmɑːn] (when followed by a vowel)

NounEdit

zaman (definite accusative zamanı, plural zamanlar)

  1. time (referring to a broad time period like epoch, period, season, etc. It is not the type of time that one reads from a watch or a clock)
  2. epoch
  3. era
  4. (grammar) tense

DeclensionEdit

Inflection
Nominative zaman
Definite accusative zamanı
Singular Plural
Nominative zaman zamanlar
Definite accusative zamanı zamanları
Dative zamana zamanlara
Locative zamanda zamanlarda
Ablative zamandan zamanlardan
Genitive zamanın zamanların
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular zamanım zamanlarım
2nd singular zamanın zamanların
3rd singular zamanı zamanları
1st plural zamanımız zamanlarımız
2nd plural zamanınız zamanlarınız
3rd plural zamanları zamanları

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