Lexeme – Details – alamă

Lexeme

Transcription
alamă
Script
IPA
Meaning
brass; object made of brass
Meaning Note
Grammatical Data
f
Note
Various possible etymologies: <- Gr. μάλαμα n. 'gold; object or artifact made of gold' < Gr. μάλαγμα 'soft material'? Or perhaps <- Ital. lama f. 'blade' < Lat. lamella < lamina? Also, likely influence of Rum. aramă f. 'copper'.

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Sources

Source
DEX online (2004-2015). Dicționare ale limbii române. https://dexonline.ro/
[DEX]
Source
Robert Farren, PIE culture words collection, 2017
[Farren (2017)]
Location
APL103

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