sima

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See also: síma and Sīmǎ

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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From the Ancient Greek "simos" (bent upwards)

Noun[edit]

sima (plural simas)

  1. (architecture) The upturned edge of a roof which acts as a gutter; a cyma.

Etymology 2[edit]

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Blend of silicon and magnesium From silicon + magnesium

Noun[edit]

sima (uncountable)

  1. (geology) The lower layer of the earth's outer crust that underlies the sial and is rich in silica, iron, and magnesium.

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Finnish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From a Germanic language, compare German Seim (sticky or viscous liquid or honey).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈsimɑ]
  • Rhymes: -imɑ
  • Hyphenation: si‧ma

Noun[edit]

sima

  1. mead

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʃimɒ/
  • Hyphenation: si‧ma

Adjective[edit]

sima (comparative simább, superlative legsimább)

  1. smooth (lacking friction, not rough)
  2. plain, normal, not special

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sīma

  1. nominative feminine singular of sīmus
  2. nominative neuter plural of sīmus
  3. accusative neuter plural of sīmus
  4. vocative feminine singular of sīmus
  5. vocative neuter plural of sīmus

sīmā

  1. ablative feminine singular of sīmus

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsi.ma/
  • Homophone: cima (non-Castilian dialects)

Noun[edit]

sima f (plural simas)

  1. abyss, chasm

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