sim

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See also: Sim, SIM, sím, šim, šīm, and сим

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Shortening of simulation.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sim (plural sims)

  1. (informal) A simulation or simulator.
    They played a flight sim all afternoon.
    • 2009 July 11, Darren Zenko, “U.K. pair turn time into romp”, in Toronto Star[1]:
      But shooters, sims and real-time strategy games ascended as the industry grew and mouseless home consoles made the genre's mechanics awkward.

Anagrams[edit]


Beja[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Afro-Asiatic. Compare Arabic اسم(ism) and Hausa suna.

Noun[edit]

sim

  1. name

References[edit]


Iu Mien[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Chinese (MC t͡ɕiɪm, t͡ɕiɪmH).

Noun[edit]

sim 

  1. needle

Khasi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Khasian *sim, from Proto-Mon-Khmer *cim ~ *ciim ~ *ciəm ~ *caim ~ *cum (bird). Cognate with Pnar sim.

Noun[edit]

sim

  1. bird

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

sim

  1. first-person singular present active subjunctive of sum

Min Nan[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of sim – see (“heart; mind; etc.”).
(This character, sim, is the Pe̍h-ōe-jī form of .)

Mizo[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

sim

  1. to repent

Mòcheno[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German siben, from Old High German sebun, from Proto-Germanic *sebun. Cognate with German sieben, English seven.

Numeral[edit]

sim

  1. seven

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Northern Kurdish[edit]

sim

Noun[edit]

sim m

  1. hoof


This Northern Kurdish entry was created from the translations listed at hoof. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see sim in the Northern Kurdish Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) April 2008



Pnar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Khasian *sim, from Proto-Mon-Khmer *cim ~ *ciim ~ *ciəm ~ *caim ~ *cum (bird). Cognate with Khasi sim.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sim

  1. bird

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese si (yes) (with nasalization of the vowel under the influence of não or mim), from Latin sīc (thus; so), from Proto-Indo-European *so (this, that).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Portugal, Brazil) IPA(key): /sĩ(j̃)/
  • Hyphenation: sim
  • Rhymes:
  • (file)

Interjection[edit]

sim

  1. yes (affirmative answer)
    “Eles já saíram?” “Sim, saíram.”
    “Have they left?” “Yes, they have.”
    Synonyms: see Thesaurus:sim

Usage notes[edit]

Sim as an affirmative response is relatively uncommon in Portuguese. The typical affirmative response in the language consists of repeating the first verb of the question, with a change in person if necessary:

  • “Eles saíram?” “Saíram.”
    “Have they left?” “Yes.”
  • “Eu ganhei?” “ganhaste/ ganhou.”
    “Have I won?” “You have.”
  • “Você vai sair?” “vou.”
    “Are you going out?” “I am.”

Antonyms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

sim (not comparable)

  1. indeed; do (used for emphasis in affirmative expressions)
    Eu já li esse livro sim.
    I have already read this book indeed.
    Ele matou sim o bicho.
    He did kill the bug.

Noun[edit]

sim m (plural sins)

  1. yes; yea (an affirmative answer)
    Recebemos um sim e três nãos.
    We got one yes and three noes.

Antonyms[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Adverb[edit]

sim (Cyrillic spelling сим)

  1. (Kajkavian) hither, this way, here

Synonyms[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Back-formation from simma.

Noun[edit]

sim n

  1. swim

Declension[edit]

Declension of sim 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative sim simmet sim simmen
Genitive sims simmets sims simmens

Anagrams[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Vietnamese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia vi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(classifier cây) sim (, , 𣑷)

  1. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa

Zhuang[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Chinese (MC siɪm).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sim (old orthography sim)

  1. heart

Zou[edit]

Noun[edit]

sim

  1. south

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