rom

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See also: Rom, ROM, Róm, rơm, rom., and Rom.

English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rom (not comparable)

  1. (proofreading) Abbreviation of roman.

Anagrams[edit]


Aghu Tharrnggala[edit]

Noun[edit]

rom

  1. belly

Further reading[edit]

  • Barry Alpher, Connecting Thaypanic, in Land and Language in Cape York Peninsula and the Gulf Country, edited by Jean-Christophe Verstraete, Diane Hafner

Catalan[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From English rum.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rom m (plural roms)

  1. rum

Cornish[edit]

Noun[edit]

rom m (plural romys)

  1. room (in a house)
    Synonym: stevel

Derived terms[edit]


Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rom c (singular definite rommen, not used in plural form)

  1. rum

Noun[edit]

rom c (singular definite rommen or rom'en, plural indefinite rommer or rom'er)

  1. ROM, read-only memory

Inflection[edit]


French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rom (plural roms)

  1. Roma

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Back-formation from romlik, created during the Hungarian language reform which took place in the 18th–19th centuries.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈrom]
  • Hyphenation: rom
  • Rhymes: -om

Noun[edit]

rom (plural romok)

  1. ruin

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative rom romok
accusative romot romokat
dative romnak romoknak
instrumental rommal romokkal
causal-final romért romokért
translative rommá romokká
terminative romig romokig
essive-formal romként romokként
essive-modal
inessive romban romokban
superessive romon romokon
adessive romnál romoknál
illative romba romokba
sublative romra romokra
allative romhoz romokhoz
elative romból romokból
delative romról romokról
ablative romtól romoktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
romé romoké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
roméi romokéi
Possessive forms of rom
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. romom romjaim
2nd person sing. romod romjaid
3rd person sing. romja romjai
1st person plural romunk romjaink
2nd person plural romotok romjaitok
3rd person plural romjuk romjaik

Derived terms[edit]


Kuku-Thaypan[edit]

Noun[edit]

rom

  1. belly

References[edit]

  • Barry Alpher, Connecting Thaypanic, in Land and Language in Cape York Peninsula and the Gulf Country, edited by Jean-Christophe Verstraete, Diane Hafner

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From English rum

Noun[edit]

rom m (definite singular rommen)

  1. rum (alcoholic beverage)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse rúm

Noun[edit]

rom n (definite singular rommet, indefinite plural rom, definite plural romma or rommene)

  1. room (space, part of a building)
  2. space (room)
  3. space or outer space (void outside the earth's atmosphere)
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

rom

  1. imperative of romme

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From English rum

Noun[edit]

rom m (definite singular rommen)

  1. rum (alcoholic beverage)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse rúm. Akin to English room.

Noun[edit]

rom n (definite singular rommet, indefinite plural rom, definite plural romma)

  1. room (space, part of a building)
  2. space (room)
  3. space or outer space (void outside the earth's atmosphere)
Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rom (plural rom, comparable)

  1. Romani (of or relating to the Roma people)
    Synonyms: cigano, roma

Noun[edit]

rom m (plural rons or roms)

  1. a member of the Romani people

Romani[edit]

Noun[edit]

rom m (plural roma)

  1. Alternative form of rrom (Romani man; husband)

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Romani rom.

Noun[edit]

rom m (plural romi, feminine equivalent romă)

  1. a Romani person, a Rom
    Synonym: țigan (offensive)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From French rhum, German Rum.

Noun[edit]

rom n (plural romuri)

  1. rum
Declension[edit]

Romansch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin rāmus.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

rom m (plural roms)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran, Vallader) branch (of tree, river, etc.)
    Synonym: manzina (Puter)
  2. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran, Vallader, education) subject

Etymology 2[edit]

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

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

rom m (plural roms)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran, Vallader) frame, framework

Etymology 3[edit]

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

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

rom f (plural roms)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran, Vallader) knot, gnarl

Swedish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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From Old Swedish rughn, romn, from Old Norse hrogn, from Proto-Germanic *hrugnaz, from Proto-Indo-European *krek- (frogspawn); cognate with Danish and Norwegian rogn, Icelandic hrogn, German Rogen, and English roe.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rom c

  1. roe (egg of fish)
    Antonym: mjölke
Declension[edit]
Declension of rom 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative rom rommen
Genitive roms rommens
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

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Cognate with Danish rom, Dutch, German, and English rum, of uncertain origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rom c

  1. rum (beverage)
    Synonym: sockerrörsbrännvin
Declension[edit]
Declension of rom 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative rom rommen
Genitive roms rommens
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rom c

  1. a Romani person
    Synonyms: resande, tattare, zigenare
Declension[edit]
Declension of rom 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative rom romen romer romerna
Genitive roms romens romers romernas
Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

rom

  1. rum

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

rom

  1. rum

Welsh Romani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Romani rrom.

Noun[edit]

rom m

  1. husband
    Antonym: romni

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • rom” in Welsh Romani-English Dictionary, ROMLEX – the Romani Lexicon Project, 2000.

West Frisian[edit]

Noun[edit]

rom n (plural [please provide])

  1. pride
    Synonym: grutskens

References[edit]

  • rom (I)”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011

Westrobothnian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse *rumm = rúm. Akin to English room.

Noun[edit]

rom n (definite singular rommä, dative rommän, indefinite plural rom, definite plural romma, dative rommom)

  1. room, space, place
Derived terms[edit]