nima

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Lower Sorbian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

nima ‎(only after a preposition)

  1. dative of wónej
  2. instrumental of wónej
  3. locative of wónej

Related terms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nima

  1. nominative singular feminine of nimy

Old Frisian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *nemaną. Compare Old English niman, Old Saxon niman, Old High German neman, Old Norse nema.

Verb[edit]

nima

  1. to take

Conjugation[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • North Frisian:
    Föhr-Amrum: nem
    Mooring: naame
  • West Frisian: nimme

Old Swedish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse nema, from Proto-Germanic *nemaną.

Verb[edit]

nima

  1. to take
  2. to learn

Conjugation[edit]

Descendants[edit]


Tongan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *rima, from Proto-Oceanic *lima, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *lima, from Proto-Austronesian *lima.

Numeral[edit]

nima

  1. (cardinal) five

Noun[edit]

nima

  1. hand
    Pamphlets in the Tonga language, "Koe Hisitolia o Natula", page 58:
    Oku faa vahe ae kalasi huhu kihe faahiga e hiva, o behe:—
    1. Koe manu nima ua (Bimana)
    There are nine things like parts called the classes which have breasts, like so:—
    1. The animals with two hands (Bimana)
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Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

nima

  1. silt, sludge

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of nima
nominative sing. nima
genitive sing. niman
partitive sing. nimad
partitive plur.
singular plural
nominative nima
accusative niman
genitive niman
partitive nimad
essive-instructive niman
translative nimaks
inessive nimas
elative nimaspäi
illative  ?
adessive nimal
ablative nimalpäi
allative nimale
abessive nimata
comitative nimanke
prolative nimadme
approximative I nimanno
approximative II nimannoks
egressive nimannopäi
terminative I  ?
terminative II nimalesai
terminative III nimassai
additive I  ?
additive II nimalepäi

References[edit]

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “ил”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

nima

  1. genitive singular of nim