hame
I. noun Etymology: Middle English Date: 14th century one of two curved supports attached to the collar of a draft horse to which the traces are fastened II. Scottish variant of home

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  • Häme — ( Tavastland in Swedish) is the name of a geographical region in Finland which can refer to:*Häme a historical Province of Sweden ( Historical provinces of Finland ) *Uudenmaan ja Hämeen lääni a former County of Sweden ( Counties in Finland )… …   Wikipedia

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  • hame — hame·suck·en; hame·with; hame; …   English syllables

  • Hame — (h[=a]m), n. Home. [Scot. & O. Eng.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hame — Hame, n. [Scot. haims, hammys, hems, OE. ham; cf. D. haam.] One of the two curved pieces of wood or metal, in the harness of a draught horse, to which the traces are fastened. They are fitted upon the collar, or have pads fitting the horse s neck …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Häme — Häme,die:⇨Bosheit …   Das Wörterbuch der Synonyme

  • Häme — Sf hämisch …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • hame — hame1 [hām] n. [ME < MDu, horse collar, akin to ON hamr < IE base * k̑em , to cover > HEAVEN] either of the two rigid pieces along the sides of a horse s collar, to which the traces are attached hame2 [hām] n. Scot. home …   English World dictionary

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