What does hamate mean?

Definitions for hamateˈheɪ meɪt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word hamate.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hamate, hamate bone, unciform bone, os hamatum(noun)

    the wrist bone in line with the 4th and 5th fingers


  1. hamate(Noun)

    The hamate bone.

  2. hamate(Adjective)

    Hooked at the tip.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hamate(adj)

    hooked; bent at the end into a hook; hamous

  2. Origin: [L. hamatus, fr. hamus hook.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Hamate

    hā′māt, adj. hooked, uncinate.—adj. Ham′iform, hamate.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hamate in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hamate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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