tome

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See also: tomé

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French, from Latin tomus (section of larger work), from Ancient Greek τόμος (tomos, section, roll of papyrus, volume), from τέμνω (temnō, I cut, separate).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tome (plural tomes)

  1. One in a series of volumes.
  2. A large or scholarly book.
    The professor pulled a dusty old tome from the bookshelf.

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Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

tome

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of tomar
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of tomar

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tomus

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tome m (plural tomes)

  1. tome, volume

Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

tome

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of tomar
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of tomar

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

tome m

  1. vocative singular of tomus

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

tome

  1. First-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of tomar
  2. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present subjunctive of tomar
  3. Third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of tomar
  4. Third-person singular (você) negative imperative of tomar

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

tome

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of tomar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of tomar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of tomar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of tomar.