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See also OM, -om, and .om

English

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Etymology

From Sanskrit .

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /ɒm/, /əʊm/

Noun

Singular
om

Plural
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  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) A sacred, mystical syllable used in prayer and meditation.

Translations

  • Chinese:
  • Sanskrit: (IAST oṃ)
  • Tibetan:

Aromanian

Etymology

[[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:rup:Template:lang:la derivations]] homo

Pronunciation

Noun

om (plural oaminj)

  1. man, person

Catalan

Etymology

[[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:ca:Template:lang:la derivations]] ulmus

Noun

om m. (plural oms)

Singular
om m.

Plural
oms m.

  1. elm

Chickasaw

Adjective

om

  1. on

Danish

Preposition

om

  1. about

Dutch

Preposition

om

  1. at
  2. around, about
  3. in order to

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Norwegian

Preposition

om

  1. in (after a period of time)


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Romanian

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

[[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:ro:Template:lang:la derivations]] homo.
Compare Catalan home, Esperanto homo, French homme, Interlingua homine, Italian uomo, Portuguese homem, Sardinian ómine, Spanish hombre.

Noun

om m. (plural oameni)

  1. man, e.g. male
  2. (regardless of gender) human being
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Etymology 2

Auxiliary verb form

Verb

(noi) om (modal auxiliary; first-person plural form of vrea, used with infinitives to form presumptive tenses)

  1. (we) might
    om merge mâine undeva
    we might go somewhere tomorrow

Swedish

Pronunciation

Conjunction

om

  1. if

Preposition

om

  1. about
    en bok om tåg = a book about trains
  2. in (when talking about time)
    om tio minuter = in ten minutes
  3. around
    Han har ett rep om sin hals = He's got a rope around his neck
  4. during, in (with words for seasons or times of the day)
    om våren = during the spring, in the springtime
    om kvällarna = in the evenings
  5. of
    till vänster om kylskåpet = to the left of the refrigerator

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