-uma

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See also: uma, UMA, and UMa

Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Cognate with Finnish -ua.

Verb[edit]

-uma (da-infinitive -uda)

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Old English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *-umô, from Proto-Indo-European *-mno, *-mo

Suffix[edit]

-uma

  1. used to form the superlative of Old English adjectives
    medema, meduma (midway in size, midmost)
    hindema (hindmost, last)
    forma "first, earliest"
  2. used in combination with other superlative endings
    furmesta (foremost)
    æftemest (aftermost)
    ēastemest (easternmost)