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)

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Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old English guma.

Noun[edit]

gume

  1. Alternative form of gome (man)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old English gōma.

Noun[edit]

gume

  1. Alternative form of gome (gum)

Etymology 3[edit]

From Anglo-Norman gome.

Noun[edit]

gume

  1. Alternative form of gumme

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 a blade)
    Synonyms: corte, fio, releixo
  2. acumen; acuteness (preciseness of perception)
    Synonyms: acume, agudeza, perspicácia

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