Definitions for llamaˈlɑ mə, ˈyɑ-
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
lla•maˈlɑ mə, ˈyɑ-(n.)(pl.)-mas.
a woolly-haired South American ruminant of the genus Lama, related to the camel, believed to be a domesticated variety of the guanaco.
cloth made from the soft fleece of the llama, often combined with wool.
Origin of llama:
1590–1600; < Sp < Quechua llama (with palatal l)
wild or domesticated South American cud-chewing animal related to camels but smaller and lacking a hump
A South American mammal of the camel family, Lama glama, used as a domestic beast of burden and a source of wool and meat.
Origin: From llama
a South American ruminant (Auchenia llama), allied to the camels, but much smaller and without a hump. It is supposed to be a domesticated variety of the guanaco. It was formerly much used as a beast of burden in the Andes
Translations for llama
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
the bright light of something burning
A small flame burned in the lamp.
- لَهَب، شُعْلَهArabic
- chamaPortuguese (BR)
- die FlammeGerman
- लपट, भड़कीला रंग, तीव्रचेतन, प्रेमीHindi
- plamen, svjetloCroatian
- eldtunga, logiIcelandic
- 불꽃, 화염Korean
- شعله (داور) لمبه، وكه، تپاك، تلوسهPashto
- flamma, lågaSwedish
- 火焰Chinese (Trad.)
- ngọn lửaVietnamese
- 火焰Chinese (Simp.)
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