numa

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See also: Numa, numã, and n'uma

Ainu[edit]

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Noun[edit]

numa (Kana spelling ヌマ)

  1. body hair, fur

See also[edit]

  • otop (head hair)

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

numa

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ぬま

Papiamentu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch nu maar, nu means “now” and maar means “just”.

Adverb[edit]

numa

  1. but
  2. only
  3. just

Portuguese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Contraction[edit]

numa

  1. Contraction of em uma (in a). (feminine of num)
    • 1915, Alberto Caeiro (Fernando Pessoa), “É noite”:
      É noite. A noite é muito escura. Numa casa a uma grande distancia. Brilha a luz d'uma janella.
      It's night. The night is very dark. In a house a great distance away. The light from a window shines.

Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:num.


Romanian[edit]

Adverb[edit]

numa

  1. Alternative form of numai