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English

From Middle English dam, damme, from Old English *dam, *damm (inferred from derivative fordemman (to hem in)), from Proto-Germanic *dammaz.

Afrikaans

From Dutch dam, from Middle Dutch dam, from Old Dutch dam, from Proto-Germanic *dammaz.

Cebuano

From English dam, from Middle English dam, damme, from Old English *dam, *damm, from Proto-Germanic *dammaz.

Danish

From Old Norse dammr (dam).

Dutch

From Middle Dutch dam, from Old Dutch dam, from Proto-Germanic *dammaz.

French

Borrowed from Latin damnum.

Friulian

From Latin damnum.

Norwegian Bokmål

From Middle Norwegian dammr m, from Old Norse damm n. The meaning dam (structure) probably comes from Middle Low German [Term?]. Sense 3 is from French jeu de dames.

Norwegian Nynorsk

From Middle Norwegian dammr m, from Old Norse damm n. The meaning dam (structure) probably comes from Middle Low German [Term?]. Sense 3 is from French jeu de dames.

Old Irish

From Proto-Celtic *damos (bull), from Proto-Indo-European *demh₂-

Rohingya

From Bengali [Term?].

Turkish

From Old Turkic [script needed] (tam), from Proto-Turkic *Tām (roof; wall; hut).

Compare Uyghur تام (tam, wall), Korean (dam, wall).