guma

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See also: guma' and gumă

Czech[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡuma/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -uma
  • Hyphenation: gu‧ma

Noun[edit]

guma f

  1. rubber (material)
  2. eraser, rubber

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Further reading[edit]

  • guma in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • guma in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

guma

  1. Romanization of 𐌲𐌿𐌼𐌰

Hausa[edit]

Verb[edit]

gumā̀ (grade 1)

  1. to fill one's mouth with a liquid

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From gum (exaggeration, boasting) +‎ -a.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

guma (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative gumaði, supine gumað)

  1. (intransitive, with preposition af) to boast, to exaggerate
    Synonym: stæra sig

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

guma m (genitive singular guma, nominative plural gumaí)

  1. (arboriculture) gum
  2. (chewing-)gum
    Synonym: guma coganta

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
guma ghuma nguma
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • "guma" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “guma” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “guma” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Maguindanao[edit]

Noun[edit]

guma

  1. rubber

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *gumô, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰmṓ, *dʰǵʰm̥mō. Germanic cognates include Old Saxon gumo, Old High German gumo, gomo, Old Norse gumi (Icelandic gumi and Norwegian gume), Gothic 𐌲𐌿𐌼𐌰 (guma). The Indo-European root is also the source of Latin homō, Baltic *žmo- (Lithuanian žmogùs).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

guma m (nominative plural guman)

  1. (poetic) man, hero
Quotations[edit]
  • Beowulf, ll. 20–21:
    Swā sceal geong guma  gōde gewyrcean,
    fromum feoh-giftum  on fæder bearme
    So should a young man do good deeds
    by fine treasure-gifts while in his father's keeping

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

guma f (diminutive gumka)

  1. rubber (substance)
  2. chewing gum

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡûma/
  • Hyphenation: gu‧ma

Noun[edit]

gȕma f (Cyrillic spelling гу̏ма)

  1. rubber
  2. tyre / tire
  3. chewing gum

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