gummi

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From German Gummi (brand name of German candy), from Gummi (India rubber).

Noun[edit]

gummi (countable and uncountable, plural gummis)

  1. A sugary, gelatinous material used to make candies.
  2. A candy made of this material.

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡɔmi/, [ˈɡ̊ɔmi]

Noun[edit]

gummi n or c (singular definite gummiet or gummien)

  1. (uncountable) rubber (pliable material derived from the sap of the rubber tree)
  2. (uncountable) gum (sticky substance exuded by certain plants)
  3. (informal, countable) rubber (condom) n

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Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek κόμμι (kómmi).

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Noun[edit]

gummi n (indeclinable)

  1. Alternative form of cummis (gum)

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Northern Sami[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈkumːmiː/

Noun[edit]

gumˈmi

  1. eraser

Inflection[edit]

Even i-stem, mˈm-mm gradation
Nominative gumˈmi
Genitive gummi
gummẹ
Singular Plural
Nominative gumˈmi gummit
Accusative gummi gummiid
Genitive gummi
gummẹ
gummiid
Illative gumˈmái gummiide
Locative gummis gummiin
Comitative gummiin gummiiguin
Essive gumˈmin
Possessive forms
Singular Dual Plural
1st person gumˈmán gumˈmáme gumˈmámet
2nd person gumˈmát gumˈmáde gumˈmádet
3rd person gumˈmis gumˈmiska gumˈmiset

Further reading[edit]

  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002-2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[1], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Noun[edit]

gummi m (definite singular gummien, indefinite plural gummier, definite plural gummiene)

  1. rubber
  2. gum (e.g. chewing gum)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Noun[edit]

gummi m (definite singular gummien, indefinite plural gummiar, definite plural gummiane)

  1. rubber
  2. gum (e.g. chewing gum)

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

gummi n

  1. (uncountable) rubber, an elastic material
  2. (slang) condom
  3. (Southern) eraser; something used to remove (pencil) markings

Declension[edit]

Declension of gummi 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative gummi gummit gummin gummina
Genitive gummis gummits gummins gumminas

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