sima

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See also: síma, sīmǎ, šima, and Sīmǎ

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the Ancient Greek "simos" (bent upwards)

Noun[edit]

sima (plural simas)

  1. (architecture) The upturned edge of a roof which acts as a gutter; a cyma.

Etymology 2[edit]

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Blend of silicon +‎ magnesium From silicon + magnesium

Noun[edit]

sima (uncountable)

  1. (geology) The lower layer of the earth's outer crust that underlies the sial and is rich in silica, iron, and magnesium.

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Finnish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From a Germanic language, compare German Seim (sticky or viscous liquid or honey).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsimɑ/
  • Rhymes: -imɑ
  • Hyphenation: si‧ma

Noun[edit]

sima

  1. mead

Declension[edit]

Inflection of sima (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative sima simat
genitive siman simojen
partitive simaa simoja
illative simaan simoihin
singular plural
nominative sima simat
accusative nom. sima simat
gen. siman
genitive siman simojen
simainrare
partitive simaa simoja
inessive simassa simoissa
elative simasta simoista
illative simaan simoihin
adessive simalla simoilla
ablative simalta simoilta
allative simalle simoille
essive simana simoina
translative simaksi simoiksi
instructive simoin
abessive simatta simoitta
comitative simoineen

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈʃimɒ]
  • Hyphenation: si‧ma

Adjective[edit]

sima (comparative simább, superlative legsimább)

  1. smooth (lacking friction, not rough)
  2. plain, normal, not special

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative sima simák
accusative simát simákat
dative simának simáknak
instrumental simával simákkal
causal-final simáért simákért
translative simává simákká
terminative simáig simákig
essive-formal simaként simákként
essive-modal
inessive simában simákban
superessive simán simákon
adessive simánál simáknál
illative simába simákba
sublative simára simákra
allative simához simákhoz
elative simából simákból
delative simáról simákról
ablative simától simáktól

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sīma

  1. nominative feminine singular of sīmus
  2. nominative neuter plural of sīmus
  3. accusative neuter plural of sīmus
  4. vocative feminine singular of sīmus
  5. vocative neuter plural of sīmus

sīmā

  1. ablative feminine singular of sīmus

References[edit]

  • sima in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “sima”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • sima in The Perseus Project (1999) Perseus Encyclopedia[1]
  • sima in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsi.ma/
  • Homophone: cima (non-Castilian dialects)

Noun[edit]

sima f (plural simas)

  1. abyss, chasm

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Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

sima

  1. fishing line

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of sima
nominative sing. sima
genitive sing. siman
partitive sing. simad
partitive plur. simoid
singular plural
nominative sima simad
accusative siman simad
genitive siman simoiden
partitive simad simoid
essive-instructive siman simoin
translative simaks simoikš
inessive simas simoiš
elative simaspäi simoišpäi
illative  ? simoihe
adessive simal simoil
ablative simalpäi simoilpäi
allative simale simoile
abessive simata simoita
comitative simanke simoidenke
prolative simadme simoidme
approximative I simanno simoidenno
approximative II simannoks simoidennoks
egressive simannopäi simoidennopäi
terminative I  ? simoihesai
terminative II simalesai simoilesai
terminative III simassai
additive I  ? simoihepäi
additive II simalepäi simoilepäi

References[edit]

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