tüm

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See also: tum, túm, -tum, and -tum-

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

from Old Turkic tüm- (completely), from Proto-Turkic [Term?], which probably derived from Proto-Altaic *t'omp (protuberant).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tüm (comparative daha tüm, superlative en tüm)

  1. entire, complete
  2. all
    tüm gece çalıştım - I worked all night

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Ruhlen, Merritt. On the Origin of Languages: Studies in Linguistic Taxonomy. Stanford University Press, 1994: 237.

Volapük[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Turm.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tüm (plural tüms)

  1. tower
    • 1938, Albert Sleumer, "Daved Volapüka", Volapükagased pro Nedänapükans, issues 4 (pages 26-30) and 5 (pages 34-38).
      Bi suvikna etevom da län foginik so ömik, / senälom, do sevom dub tälen okik pükis mödik, / ga liedi go bidäliki in ladäl, das, sisä tüm di ‚Babel‛ pibumon, / pük nonik binon tuvovik, kel sevädon pö valikans.

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