sumo

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Woodbrick painting of sumo wrestlers.
See also: Sumo, SUMO, and sumó

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Japanese 相撲 (sumō), literally “to mutually rush at”.

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Noun[edit]

sumo (uncountable)

Sumo wrestlers gathering in a circle.
  1. a stylised Japanese form of wrestling in which a wrestler loses if he is forced from the ring, or if any part of his body except the soles of his feet touch the ground.
  2. A sumo wrestler

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Noun[edit]

sumo (plural sumoj, accusative singular sumon, accusative plural sumojn)

  1. sum

Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

sumo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of sumir

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Japanese 相撲 (sumō).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsu.mo/
  • Hyphenation: su‧mo

Noun[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:

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sumo m (invariable)

  1. sumo (Japanese wrestling)

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sumo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of sumere

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

sub (under) + emere (to buy, take)

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present active sūmō, present infinitive sūmere, perfect active sūmpsī, supine sūmptum

  1. I take, take up, assume; seize; claim, arrogate.
  2. I undertake, begin, enter upon.
  3. I exact satisfaction, inflict punishment.
  4. I choose, select.
  5. I obtain, acquire, receive, get, take.
  6. I use, apply, employ, spend, consume.
  7. I adopt; borrow.
  8. I buy, purchase.
  9. I fascinate, charm.

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Japanese 相撲 (sumō) to mutually rush at

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sumo n (indeclinable)

  1. sumo

Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin summus.

Adjective[edit]

sumo m (feminine suma plural sumos feminine plural sumas; comparable)

  1. highest, greatest.

Noun[edit]

sumo m (plural sumos)

  1. summit, top.

Etymology 2[edit]

sumo

From Old Portuguese çumo, from Arabic زوم (zūm, juice, sap), from Ancient Greek ζωμός (zōmós). Cognate of Galician zume and Spanish zumo.

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sumo m (plural sumos)

  1. (Portugal) juice.
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Etymology 3[edit]

sumo

From Japanese 相撲 (sumō) to mutually rush at.

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Noun[edit]

sumo m (uncountable)

  1. (martial arts, Portugal) sumo.

Etymology 4[edit]

Verb[edit]

sumo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of sumir

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈsu.mo̞]
  • Homophone: zumo (Lat. Am.)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin summus.

Adjective[edit]

sumo m (feminine suma, masculine plural sumos, feminine plural sumas)

  1. highest, greatest, superlative
    Caifás era sumo sacerdote. Caiaphas was the high priest.
  2. utmost
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sumo

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of sumar.

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

sumo

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of sumir.
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Etymology 4[edit]

From Japanese 相撲 (sumō) to mutually rush at

Noun[edit]

sumo m (uncountable)

  1. (martial arts) sumo