dom

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Translingual[edit]

Symbol[edit]

dom

  1. (mathematics) domain

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From shortening of dominator or dominate.

Noun[edit]

dom ‎(plural doms)

  1. A dominator (in sadomasochistic sexual practices), especially a male one.
Synonyms[edit]
  • (dominator): domme (female)

Verb[edit]

dom ‎(third-person singular simple present doms, present participle domming, simple past and past participle dommed)

  1. (slang, online gaming or BDSM) to dominate
    • 2006, Bitch: feminist response to pop culture (issues 31-34)
      Nola is actually "Nurse Nola," a dominatrix who specializes in medical role playing. [] "After that," she continues, "I started domming, which I did for a long time, but have never liked much.

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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

dom ‎(plural doms)

  1. A title anciently given to the pope, and later to other church dignitaries and some monastic orders.

Etymology 3[edit]

Borrowing from Portuguese dom.

Noun[edit]

dom ‎(plural doms or dons)

  1. A title formerly borne by member of the high nobility of Portugal and Brazil

Anagrams[edit]


Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse dómr ‎(judgement), from Proto-Germanic *dōmaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰóh₁mos.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dɔm/, [d̥ʌmˀ]

Noun[edit]

dom c (singular definite dommen, plural indefinite domme)

  1. sentence
  2. conviction
  3. judgement
  4. verdict
  5. (logic) proposition
  6. decision
  7. damnation, doom

Inflection[edit]

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch domp, dom, from Old Dutch *dumb, from Proto-Germanic *dumbaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeubʰ-. Compare Low German dumm, domm, German dumm, West Frisian dom, English dumb, Danish dum.

Adjective[edit]

dom ‎(comparative dommer, superlative domst)

  1. dumb, brainless
  2. stupid, silly
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of dom
uninflected dom
inflected domme
comparative dommer
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial dom dommer het domst
het domste
indefinite m./f. sing. domme dommere domste
n. sing. dom dommer domste
plural domme dommere domste
definite domme dommere domste
partitive doms dommers
Synonyms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin domus ‎(house, building), from Proto-Indo-European *dṓm, from root Proto-Indo-European *dem- ‎(to build).

Noun[edit]

dom m ‎(plural dommen, diminutive dommetje n) (only domkerken,domkerkje)

  1. domkerk, either an Episcopal cathedral or another major church (often a basilica) which has been granted this high rank
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Latin dominus ‎(master), from Latin domus ‎(house, building), from Proto-Indo-European *dṓm, from root Proto-Indo-European *dem- ‎(to build).

Noun[edit]

dom m ‎(plural dommen, diminutive dommetje n)

  1. ecclesiastical form of address, notably for a Benedictine priest
  2. nobleman or clergyman in certain Catholic countries, notably Portugal and its colonies
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Etymology 4[edit]

Noun[edit]

dom m ‎(plural dommen, diminutive dommetje n)

  1. Archaic form of duim ‎(thumb, pivot)
Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • M. J. Koenen & J. Endepols, Verklarend Handwoordenboek der Nederlandse Taal (tevens Vreemde-woordentolk), Groningen, Wolters-Noordhoff, 1969 (26th edition) [Dutch dictionary in Dutch]

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian don or older dom, from Latin dominus ‎(master). Cognate with English don.

Noun[edit]

dom m ‎(plural doms)

  1. title of respect given to certain monks and other religious figures

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Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

dōm

  1. Romanization of 𐌳𐍉𐌼

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish dom.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

dom ‎(emphatic form domsa)

  1. first-person singular of do ‎(to/for me)

Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Contraction[edit]

dom ‎(triggers lenition)

  1. (Munster) Contraction of do mo ‎(to my, for my).
    Thugas an féirín dom mháthair.
    I gave the present to my mother.
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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

dom m ‎(invariable)

  1. dominant, top (dominating BDSM partner)

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Lower Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *domъ, from Proto-Indo-European *dṓm.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dom m ‎(diminutive domk)

  1. house

Declension[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse dómr ‎(judgement), from Proto-Germanic *dōmaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰóh₁mos.

Noun[edit]

dom m ‎(definite singular dommen, indefinite plural dommer, definite plural dommene)

  1. judgement

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Old English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *dōmaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰóh₁mos. Cognate with Old Frisian dōm, Old Saxon dōm, Old High German tuom, Old Norse dómr, Gothic 𐌳𐍉𐌼𐍃 ‎(doms). The Germanic source was from a stem verb originally meaning ‘to place, to set’ (a sense-development also found in Latin statutum, Ancient Greek θέμις).

Noun[edit]

dōm m

  1. law, statute
  2. judgement
Declension[edit]
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Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *dōmi, first-person singular of *dōną ‎(to do).

Verb[edit]

dōm

  1. first-person singular present indicative of dōn

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin de + unde

Pronoun[edit]

dom

  1. of whom; of which

Descendants[edit]


Old Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

do ‎(to, for) + ‎(me)

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

dom

  1. first-person singular of do: to/for me
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *dṓm, from the root *dem- ‎(to build).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dom ?

  1. home
  2. house
Synonyms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]
  • dom liacc ‎(stone house, stone church)
Descendants[edit]
  • Scottish Gaelic: domh

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *domъ, from Proto-Indo-European *dṓm, from root Proto-Indo-European *dem- ‎(to build).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dom m inan

  1. home
    Idę do domu. – I'm going home.

Noun[edit]

dom m ‎(diminutive domek)

  1. house (building)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

  • Nouns
  • Adjectives

External links[edit]

  • dom in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (obsolete, abbreviation)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese don, from Latin donum.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dom m (plural dons)

  1. gift
  2. talent

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French dôme.

Noun[edit]

dom n ‎(plural domuri)

  1. dome

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *domъ, from Proto-Indo-European *dṓm, from root Proto-Indo-European *dem- ‎(to build).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dȏm m ‎(Cyrillic spelling дȏм)

  1. home, house

Declension[edit]

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Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *domъ, from Proto-Indo-European *dṓm, from root Proto-Indo-European *dem- ‎(to build).

Noun[edit]

dom m

  1. house

External links[edit]

  • dom in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *domъ, from Proto-Indo-European *dṓm, from root Proto-Indo-European *dem- ‎(to build).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dóm m inan ‎(genitive dóma, nominative plural domôvi or dómi)

  1. home (house or structure in which someone lives)
  2. in phrase:
    zdravstveni dóm - health centre
    gasilski dóm - fire station
    študentski dóm - hall of residence
    dom starejših občanov - retirement home

Declension[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.


Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse dómr ‎(judgement), from Proto-Germanic *dōmaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰóh₁mos.

Noun[edit]

dom c

  1. (law) conviction, judgement of court, sentence, verdict, doom
  2. doomsday, the final judgement
    domedagen
    judgement day
Declension[edit]
Inflection of dom 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative dom domen domar domarna
Genitive doms domens domars domarnas
Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin domus.

Noun[edit]

dom c

  1. dome
Declension[edit]
Inflection of dom 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative dom domen domer domerna
Genitive doms domens domers domernas

Etymology 3[edit]

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Pronoun[edit]

dom

  1. (colloquial) they, them
Usage notes[edit]

In informal language it can be found, that de is pronounced "dom" when reading texts aloud.

Alternative forms[edit]

  • de (nominative case)
  • di (nominative case, strongly dialectal)
  • dem (objective case)

Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dom

  1. anus, prolapse of the rectum


Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

dom ‎(plural doms)

  1. house

Declension[edit]

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