cuma

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Indonesian[edit]

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Adverb[edit]

cuma

  1. only, merely

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cummae, from Proto-Indo-European *kom-smiyo-, from *kom (beside, with, by) + *sem- (one, as one).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cuma f (genitive singular cuma, nominative plural cumaí)

  1. shape, form; appearance, look, effect

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Adjective[edit]

cuma

  1. (with copula) equal, the same; unimportant

Derived terms[edit]

  • is cuma (it doesn't matter)
    • is cuma liom (it is all the same to me; I don't care)
    • is cuma duit (it doesn’t matter to you; it is none of your business)

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cuma chuma gcuma
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • "cuma" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • appearance” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.
  • look” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.
  • cummae” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Malay[edit]

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Conjunction[edit]

cuma

  1. only

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the verb cuman.

Noun[edit]

cuma m

  1. guest
  2. stranger

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Middle High German zoum, from Proto-Germanic *taumaz (tether, rope, cord, strap, bridle).

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /ˈt͡su.ma/

Noun[edit]

cuma f

  1. (nautical) hawser (mooring rope)

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

cuma m (plural cumas)

  1. (slang, Chile) rascal, common, vulgar person
    Synonyms: flaite, chulo, ordinario, rasca, punga

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic اَلْجُمْعَة (al-jumʿa).

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Noun[edit]

cuma (definite accusative cumayı, plural cumalar)

  1. Friday

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