gume

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin acūmen (sharpened point), from acus (a needle, a pin), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eḱ- (sharp).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gume m (plural gumes)

  1. edge (thin cutting side of the blade of an instrument)

References[edit]

  • gume” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • gume” in Santamarina, Antón (coord.): Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega. <http://ilg.usc.es/TILG/>
  • gume” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega. <http://ilg.usc.es/Tesouro>



Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Latin acūmen (sharpened point), from acus (a needle, a pin), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eḱ- (sharp).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gume m (plural gumes)

  1. edge (thin cutting side of the blade of an instrument)
  2. acumen; acuteness

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