Rum

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See also: rum, rúm, rùm, Rùm, rüm, and rum.

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Rum

  1. Alternative form of Rùm

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Etymology 1[edit]

From English Rum.

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Rum m (genitive Rums, no plural)

  1. rum
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  • Czech: rum
  • Hungarian: rum
  • Romanian: rom

Etymology 2[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Rum n (genitive Rums)

  1. A market town in Tyrol, Austria
  2. A village in Vas County, Hungary

Etymology 3[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish روم(rum).

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Rum n (genitive Rums)

  1. Anatolia, or the area of former Byzantium (from an oriental viewpoint assumed by an orientalist)
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Further reading[edit]

  • Rum” in Duden online
  • Rum” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic روم(rūm, Byzantine Empire), from Ancient Greek Ῥώμη (Rhṓmē, Rome), from Latin Rōma.

Proper noun[edit]

Rum

  1. (archaic) Turkey
    Synonym: Uturuki

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish روم(Rum), ultimately from Latin Rōma, probably through Arabic or Persian.

Proper noun[edit]

Rum

  1. A Greek person living in Turkey (especially in Istanbul, Izmir, Thrace and Pontus)
  2. Byzantine, a native of Byzantine Empire
  3. (archaic) Anatolia

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Rum (uncomparable)

  1. relating to Greeks living in Turkey.
    eski Rum evleri
    the old Greek houses

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