uma

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See also: UMA, UMa, Uma, and -uma

Aymara[edit]

Noun[edit]

uma

  1. water

Verb[edit]

uma

  1. to drink
    umtwa — I drink

References[edit]

  • David Forbes, On the Aymara Indians of Bolivia and Peru (1870)
  • Dennis William Stuart Selder, Toward a Sound Methodology for Comparative Rhetoric (2007)

Fijian[edit]

Noun[edit]

uma

  1. trunk (of a tree)
  2. lead (metal)

Hiri Motu[edit]

Noun[edit]

uma

  1. garden

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

uma

  1. rōmaji reading of うま
  2. rōmaji reading of ウマ

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese ũa, from Latin ūna, feminine of ūnus (one), from Proto-Indo-European *óynos (one).

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

uma f

  1. feminine form of um
    • 2000, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e a Câmara Secreta (Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets), Rocco, page 217:
      Quando tiver uma dúvida, vá à biblioteca.
      When you are in doubt, go to the library.
    • 2000, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e o Cálice de Fogo (Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire), Rocco, page 555:
      Harry passou por uma provação terrível esta noite.
      Harry undergone a terrible ordeal tonight.
    • 2007, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e as Relíquias da Morte (Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows), Rocco, page 274:
      A varinha soltou uma faisquinha e se apagou.
      The wand let out a little spark and extinguished itself.

Article[edit]

uma f

  1. Feminine singular of article um.
    • 2005, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e o Enigma do Príncipe (Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince), Rocco, page 135:
      Ele agora tem uma casa nas montanhas, foi Dumbledore que arranjou, uma bela caverna.
      He now has a home in the mountains, Dumbledore is who provided it, a beautiful cave.

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Portuguese articles (edit)
Singular Plural
Masculine Feminine Masculine Feminine
Definite articles
(the)
o a os as
Indefinite articles
(a, an; some)
um uma uns umas

Quechua[edit]

Adjective[edit]

uma

  1. elevated

Noun[edit]

uma

  1. head, top
  2. capital, principal
  3. leader, guide
  4. rounded hill

Declension[edit]


Swahili[edit]

Noun[edit]

uma (needs class)

  1. pain (annoying person or thing)


This Swahili entry was created from the translations listed at pain. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see uma in the Swahili Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) August 2009


Tetum[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *ʀumaq, from Proto-Austronesian *ʀumaq.

Noun[edit]

uma

  1. house (adobe)

Derived terms[edit]