a Kam-Tai language spoken in southern China.

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Examples from the Web for kam

Historical Examples of kam

  • In the words of a friend and admirer, "he was kam only at twelve paces."

  • Kam Edward the olde,Faire man he was and wis, stalworth and bolde.

  • Keep your kam—and you've allus got the dead wood on Injin Springs.


    Bret Harte

  • Bein' kam yourself, ye'll put any unpleasantness down to that.


    Bret Harte

  • "No wonder they called him Haan-e'-kam," said one elf girl to the other.

    Dutch Fairy Tales for Young Folks

    William Elliot Griffis