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Lama
See also: Lama, láma, l?ma, lam?, l?ma, and La Mã

English

a lama

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

From Tibetan ? (bla ma).

Noun

lama (plural lamas)

  1. A master of Tibetan Buddhism.
Related terms
Translations

Further reading

Etymology 2

Noun

lama (plural lamas)

  1. Alternative form of llama

Anagrams


Blagar

Noun

lama

  1. plate

References


Brunei Malay

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /lama/
  • Hyphenation: la?ma

Adjective

lama

  1. old (age of non-living things)
    buku lama
    old book

Antonyms

  • (age): baru ("new") (non-living things)

Coordinate terms

  • (age): tua ("old") (living things)

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /'la:.ma:/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: la?ma

Etymology 1

Borrowed from Spanish llama, from Quechua llama.

Noun

lama m (plural lama's, diminutive lamaatje n)

  1. llama, Lama glama
    Synonym: schaapkameel

Etymology 2

Ultimately from Tibetan ? (bla ma). This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Noun

lama m (plural lama's, diminutive lamaatje n)

  1. Buddhist lama
Derived terms

Etymology 3

Portmanteau of laat maar.

Interjection

lama

  1. (informal) never mind, forget it

Anagrams


Faroese

Etymology

Borrowed from Spanish llama, from Quechua llama.

Noun

lama f (genitive singular lamu, plural lamur)

  1. llama

Declension

Declension of lama
f1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative lama laman lamur lamurnar
accusative lamu lamuna lamur lamurnar
dative lamu lamuni lamum lamunum
genitive lamu lamunnar lama lamanna

Finnish

Etymology 1

From Proto-Finnic *lama (compare Estonian lamama ("to lie down"), Ludian lama, Votic lama), borrowed from Proto-Germanic *lamaz ("lame, withered; defective").

Pronunciation

Noun

lama

  1. (economics) depression
    Talous on lamassa.
    The economy is in a depression.
  2. paralysis, depression (state of being inable to act)
    Hallituksen päätöksenteko on lamassa.
    Government's decisionmaking is in a paralysis.
Declension
Inflection of lama (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative lama lamat
genitive laman lamojen
partitive lamaa lamoja
illative lamaan lamoihin
singular plural
nominative lama lamat
accusative nom. lama lamat
gen. laman
genitive laman lamojen
lamainrare
partitive lamaa lamoja
inessive lamassa lamoissa
elative lamasta lamoista
illative lamaan lamoihin
adessive lamalla lamoilla
ablative lamalta lamoilta
allative lamalle lamoille
essive lamana lamoina
translative lamaksi lamoiksi
instructive lamoin
abessive lamatta lamoitta
comitative lamoineen
Synonyms
Derived terms
Compounds

Etymology 2

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /'l?(:)m?/, ['l?(:)m?]

Noun

lama

  1. (Buddhism) lama
Derived terms

Anagrams


French

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Pronunciation

Etymology 1

From Spanish llama, from Quechua llama.

Noun

lama m (plural lamas)

  1. llama

Etymology 2

From Tibetan ? (bla ma).

Noun

lama m (plural lamas)

  1. (Buddhism) lama

Etymology 3

Inflected forms.

Verb

lama

  1. third-person singular past historic of lamer

Further reading


Galician

Lama ("mud")

Etymology

Either from Latin l?ma ("marshy place, bog"), or from a pre-Roman substrate of Iberia but having the same ultimate origin.[1][2]

Pronunciation

Noun

lama f (plural lamas)

  1. mud
    Onde moitos cuspen, lama fan.
    Where many people spit, they make mud.
    (proverb)
    Synonyms: bullo, lodo, trollo
  2. wet meadow; marsh; slough
    Synonyms: bulleiro, lameiro, lamela

Derived terms

Related terms

References

  • "lama" in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • "lama" in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • "lama" in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • "lama" in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • "lama" in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.
  1. ^ Corominas, Joan; Pascual, José A. (1991-1997), "lama", in Diccionario crítico etimológico castellano e hispánico, Madrid: Gredos
  2. ^ Cf. De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 324.

Hawaiian

Etymology

From Proto-Polynesian *rama, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian (compare Maori rama ("torch"), Malay damar ("resin, torch")).

Noun

lama

  1. torch
  2. light

Icelandic

Pronunciation

Verb

lama (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative lamaði, supine lamað)

  1. to lame, cripple

Conjugation

Adjective

lama (invariable)

  1. lame

Indonesian

Etymology

From Malay lama, from Proto-Austronesian *lama.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /la.ma/
  • Hyphenation: la?ma

Adjective

lama (plural lama-lama)

  1. long (time)
  2. duration
    Synonym: durasi
  3. ancient
    Synonym: kuno
  4. old
    Synonym: tua

Derived terms

Further reading


Italian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /'la.ma/, ['l?ä:mä]
  • Hyphenation: là?ma

Etymology 1

Borrowed from French lame, from Latin l?mina. Doublet of lamina.

Noun

lama f (plural lame)

  1. blade (of a razor or sword)
Derived terms

Etymology 2

From Tibetan ? (bla ma).

Noun

lama m (invariable)

  1. lama (religious person)

Etymology 3

Borrowed from Spanish llama, from Quechua llama.

Noun

lama m (plural lami)

  1. llama

Etymology 4

From Latin l?ma.

Noun

lama f (plural lame)

  1. bog, fen

Anagrams


Latin

Etymology

For *lacma, from Proto-Indo-European *lak-. Cognate with Latin lacus.

Noun

l?ma f (genitive l?mae); first declension

  1. slough, bog, fen

Declension

First-declension noun.

Descendants

  • Asturian: llama
  • Galician: lama
  • Italian: lama
  • Mozarabic: (lyama)
  • Portuguese: lama
  • Spanish: lama

References


Latvian

Noun

lama f (4th declension)

  1. llama
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Declension

Noun

lama m (4th declension)

  1. lama
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Declension


Malay

Adjective

lama

  1. long

See also


Northern Puebla Nahuatl

Etymology

C.f. Classical Nahuatl ilama ("old woman").

Noun

lama

  1. female

Derived terms

References

  • Brockway, Earl; Hershey de Brockway, Trudy; Santos Valdés, Leodegario (2018) Diccionario náhuatl del norte del estado de Puebla (Series de vocabularios y diccionarios indígenas "Mariano Silva y Aceves"; 42)‎[1] (in Spanish), segunda ILV edición (versión electrónica) edition, Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, A.C., page 72

Northern Sami

Pronunciation

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /'lama/

Verb

lama

  1. inflection of lapmat:
    1. present indicative connegative
    2. second-person singular imperative
    3. imperative connegative

Norwegian Bokmål

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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 lama (buddhismen) on Norwegian Wikipedia

Etymology

From Spanish llama and Quechua llama (sense 1)
From Tibetan ? (bla ma) (sense 2)

Noun

lama m (definite singular lamaen, indefinite plural lamaer, definite plural lamaene)

  1. a llama (South American mammal)
  2. a lama (Buddhist monk or spiritual leader)

References

  • "lama" in The Bokmål Dictionary.
  • "lama_1" in Det Norske Akademis ordbok (NAOB).
  • "lama_2" in Det Norske Akademis ordbok (NAOB).

Norwegian Nynorsk

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
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 buddhistisk lama on Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia

Etymology

From Spanish llama and Quechua llama (sense 1)
From Tibetan ? (bla ma) (sense 2)

Noun

lama m (definite singular lamaen, indefinite plural lamaer or lamaar, definite plural lamaene or lamaane)

  1. a llama (South American mammal)
  2. a lama (Buddhist monk or spiritual leader)

References

  • "lama" in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Novial

Noun

lama f (plural lamas)

  1. llama

Old English

Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *lamaz.

Pronunciation

Adjective

lama

  1. lame

Descendants


Papiamentu

Alternative forms

  • laman (alternative spelling)

Etymology

From Spanish la mar and Portuguese mar and Kabuverdianu már.

Compare Nahuatl láma?r.

Noun

lama

  1. sea
  2. ocean
  3. beach

Polish

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

lama (#1)

From Spanish llama, from Quechua

Noun

lama f

  1. llama
Declension

Etymology 2

From Tibetan ? (bla ma)

Noun

lama m pers

  1. lama
Declension

Etymology 3

From French lame.

Noun

lama f

  1. lamé (fabric)
Declension

Further reading

  • lama in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese

lama

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

From Old Portuguese lama, from Latin l?ma ("swamp").

Noun

lama f (uncountable)

  1. mud (soil and water)
    Synonyms: barro, lodo
Derived terms
Related terms

Etymology 2

From Tibetan ? (bla ma, "lama").

Noun

lama m (plural lamas)

  1. lama (master of Tibetan Buddhism)

Etymology 3

Noun

lama m or f (in variation) (plural lamas)

  1. Alternative form of lhama

Further reading


Slovak

Etymology

Borrowed from Spanish llama, from Quechua llama.

Pronunciation

Noun

lama f (genitive singular lamy, nominative plural lamy, genitive plural lám, declension pattern of ?ena)

  1. (zoology) llama

Declension

Derived terms

References

  • lama in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Slovene

Etymology 1

From Spanish llama, from Quechua llama.

Pronunciation

Noun

láma f

  1. llama (South Americal mammal of the camel family, Llama glama)
Inflection
Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. láma
gen. sing. láme
singular dual plural
nominative láma lámi láme
accusative lámo lámi láme
genitive láme lám lám
dative lámi lámama lámam
locative lámi lámah lámah
instrumental lámo lámama lámami

Etymology 2

Ultimately from Tibetan ? (bla ma).

Pronunciation

Noun

láma m anim

  1. lama (master of Tibetan Buddhism)
Inflection
Masculine anim., a-stem
nom. sing. láma
gen. sing. láme
singular dual plural
nominative láma lámi láme
accusative lámo lámi láme
genitive láme lám lám
dative lámi lámama lámam
locative lámi lámah lámah
instrumental lámo lámama lámami

Spanish

Etymology 1

From Latin lama.

Noun

lama f (plural lamas)

  1. slime, mud
  2. fine sand
  3. (Chile, Colombia, Costa Rico, Mexico) moss
Related terms
See also

Etymology 2

From Tibetan

Noun

lama m (plural lamas)

  1. (Buddhism) lama (master of Tibetan Buddhism)

Etymology 3

Verb

lama

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of lamer.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of lamer.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of lamer.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of lamer.

Swahili

Noun

lama (n class, plural lama)

  1. llama (camelid animal)

See also

(Camelids) Camelidae: ngamia na jamaa; ngamia ("camel") or jamali, lama ("llama"), [Term?] ("guanaco"), alpaka ("alpaca"), [Term?] ("vicuña") (Category: sw:Camelids) []


Swedish

Adjective

lama

  1. absolute singular definite and plural form of lam.

Noun

lama c

  1. lama; a monk
  2. (animal) llama

Declension

Declension of lama 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative lama laman lamor lamorna
Genitive lamas lamans lamors lamornas

References


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