suim

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish suim, from Latin summa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

suim f ‎(genitive singular suime, nominative plural suimeanna)

  1. interest (attention and concern)
    suim agam i gcluichí.
    I’m interested in games.
  2. (mathematics, banking) sum, calculation, amount
  3. (logic) disjunction

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
suim shuim
after "an", tsuim
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • 1 suim” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • “suim” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.
  • "suim" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

suim

  1. accusative singular of sūs

Manx[edit]

Noun[edit]

suim f ‎(genitive singular [please provide], plural [please provide])

  1. Alternative form of sym

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
suim huim
after "yn", tuim
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

suim f ‎(genitive singular suime, plural suimeannan)

  1. sum, amount, addition
  2. attention, concern, interest, care
  3. regard, respect

Synonyms[edit]