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Translingual

Abbreviation

am

  1. The ISO 639-1 official language code of Amharic

Synonyms

  • amh (ISO 639-3)

Symbol

am

  1. (metrology) Symbol for the attometer (attometre), an SI unit of length equal to 10−18 meters (metres).

English

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Etymology

From Old English eom, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ésmi.

Pronunciation

Verb

am

  1. First-person singular simple present form of be.

Translations

See also

Abbreviation

am

  1. Alternative spelling of a.m..

German

Pronunciation

Contraction

am (+ adjective ending with -en + a masculine or neuter noun)

  1. on the (contraction of an + dem).

Adverb

am (+ a superlative adjective ending with -en)

  1. forms an adverbial phrase with a superlative
    Ich bin am größten (alternatively: Ich bin der Größte)
    I am the tallest
    Er spielt am besten
    He plays best

Irish

Pronunciation

Noun

am m.

  1. time

Declension

Third declension

Bare forms:

Case Singular Plural
Nominative am amanna
Vocative a am a amanna
Genitive ama amanna
Dative am amanna

Forms with the definite article:

Case Singular Plural
Nominative an t-am na hamanna
Genitive an ama na n-amanna
Dative leis an am

don am

leis na hamanna

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h prefix with t- prefix
am n-am ham t-am
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possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.
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Verb

am

  1. first-person singular present tense form of [[avea#Template:lang:ro|avea]]. I have
    eu am o soră numită Maria
    I have a sister named Maria
  2. first-person singular subjunctive form of [[avea#Template:lang:ro|avea]].
    vrea am acea carte
    I would like to have that book

(eu) am (modal auxiliary; first-person singular form of avea, used with past participles to form perfect compus tenses)

  1. (I) have
    n-am fost niciodată acolo
    I have never been there

(noi) am (modal auxiliary; first-person plural form of avea, used with past participles to form perfect compus tenses)

  1. (we) have
    am fost noi acolo
    we have been there
    am fost noi ieri aici
    we were here yesterday

(noi) am (modal auxiliary; first-person plural form of avea, used with infinitives to form conditional tenses)

  1. (we) would

Turkish

Noun

am

  1. cunt (genitalia)


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Welsh

Preposition

am

  1. for, in exchange for.
  2. (time) at.
  3. (with siarad, sôn, or meddwl) about, concerning.

See also

Personal forms
Singular Plural
First person amdana i amdanon ni
Second person amdanat ti amdanoch chi
Third person amdano fe
amdani hi
amdanyn nhw

Usage notes

Triggers the soft mutation on the following noun.


Yucatec Maya

Noun

am

  1. spider, arachnid

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