This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word gamin
Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)
street arab, gamin, throwaway(noun)
(sometimes offensive) a homeless boy who has been abandoned and roams the streets
WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)
A street urchin; a homeless boy.
Origin: From gamin.
Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)
a neglected and untrained city boy; a young street Arab
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Gamin is a monitoring system for files and directories that independently implements a subset of FAM, the File Alteration Monitor. Running as a service, it allows for the detection of modifications to a file or directory. gam_server functions as a daemon for Gamin.