tum

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See also: tüm

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tum (plural tums)

  1. shortened form of tummy

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *tóm. Cognate with Gothic 𐌸𐌰𐌽 (þan).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

tum (not comparable)

  1. then, thereupon
    Tum Cornelia in horto sedet. - Then Cornelia sits in the garden.

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Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

tum

  1. rafsi of tumla.

Novial[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

tum

  1. accusative form of tu

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish tummaid (dips, plunges, immerses).

Verb[edit]

tum (past thum, future tumaidh, verbal noun tumadh, past participle tumta)

  1. plunge, immerse, dip, duck, steep

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

tum c

  1. inch; a measure of length

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Usage notes[edit]

At least three different lengths can be intended: before 1855 it corresponded to 24.74 mm (also known as verktum); between 1855 and 1889 it was 29.69 mm (decimaltum). Today it mainly refers to imperial inches (engelsk tum), i.e. 25.40 mm.

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Volapük[edit]

Numeral[edit]

tum

  1. (cardinal) hundred

Usage notes[edit]

This word must be preceded by a numeral for a single-digit number, so "one hundred" is expressed in Volapük as "baltum."