gomme

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See also: gommé

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Late Latin gumma, from Latin cummi, gummi, from Ancient Greek κόμμι (kómmi), from Egyptian qmy (anointing oil), qmyt (acanthus resin, gum).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡɔm/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

gomme f (plural gommes)

  1. rubber, eraser
  2. (Canada, Louisiana) gum, chewing gum
  3. gum (adhesive on an envelope)

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

gomme

  1. first-person singular present indicative of gommer
  2. third-person singular present indicative of gommer
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of gommer
  4. first-person singular present subjunctive of gommer
  5. second-person singular imperative of gommer

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

gomme f

  1. plural of gomma

Anagrams[edit]


Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old English guma.

Noun[edit]

gomme

  1. Alternative form of gome (man)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old English gōma.

Noun[edit]

gomme

  1. Alternative form of gome (gum)

Etymology 3[edit]

From Anglo-Norman gome.

Noun[edit]

gomme

  1. Alternative form of gumme

Norwegian[edit]

Noun[edit]

gomme m

  1. A yellow-brownish Norwegian spread made from boiled milk, cream, sugar, and sometimes eggs.