duma

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Russian ду́ма (dúma, elective legislative assembly; originally: "thought").

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdumə/
  • Hyphenation: du‧ma

Noun[edit]

duma (plural dumas)

  1. The lower house of the Federal Assembly, or the Russian national parliament.
  2. A drink mixing wine and vodka, name taken from the above.

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Noun[edit]

dumā m (plural dumame)

  1. calabash, gourd, pumpkin

Verb[edit]

dumā̀ (grade 1)

  1. To put one's mouth deeply into something
  2. (with an indirect object) To strike a person with something

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdumɒ/
  • Hyphenation: du‧ma

Etymology 1[edit]

From the Russian дума (duma, duma).

Noun[edit]

duma (plural dumák)

  1. duma
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Romani dumа (speech), from a Slavic language, from Proto-Slavic *duma.

Noun[edit]

duma (plural dumák)

  1. (colloquial) talk, chat
  2. (colloquial) bullshit, lie
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Latvian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

duma

  1. (dialectal) genitive singular masculine form of dums
  2. (dialectal) nominative singular feminine form of dums

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *duma.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: du‧ma
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

duma f

  1. pride (sense of one's own worth, and abhorrence of what is beneath or unworthy of one)

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Portuguese[edit]

Alternative form[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From earlier d'uma, de (of) + uma (feminine singular indefinite article)

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Contraction[edit]

duma f

  1. Contraction of de uma (pertaining or relating to a).of a; from a (feminine singular)
    • 1877, Unknwon, A boneca, compiled in Contos para a Infância, Guerra Junqueiro:
      Deixe-me agora, leitor, contar-lhe uma história — a história duma boneca!
      Now let me, reader, tell you a story - the story of a doll!

See also[edit]

  • dum (masculine form)
  • dumas (plural form)
  • duns (masculine plural form)

Swahili[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: du‧ma

Noun[edit]

duma (n class, plural duma)

  1. cheetah