toma

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See also: Toma, tomá, tôma, Tôma, tǫ̂mą, tomaʼ, and -toma

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian toma. Cognate with Sicilian tuma.

Noun[edit]

toma (uncountable)

  1. A semi-hard Italian cheese from Piedmont

See also[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


'Are'are[edit]

Verb[edit]

toma

  1. to be limp

References[edit]


Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

toma

  1. inflection of tomar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

toma

  1. inflection of tomar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Irish[edit]

Noun[edit]

toma

  1. vocative plural of tom (bush, shrub)
  2. genitive singular of tom (fit, paroxysm)

Verb[edit]

toma

  1. present subjunctive analytic of tom (dip, immerse)

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
toma thoma dtoma
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably a cousin of French tome (kind of mountain cheese), itself from Latin tomus (slice, portion).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɔ.ma/
  • Rhymes: -ɔma
  • Hyphenation: tò‧ma

Noun[edit]

toma f (plural tome)

  1. toma

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Oxford University Press (2016): The Oxford Companion to Cheese

Anagrams[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

toma

  1. Rōmaji transcription of とま

Jur Modo[edit]

Noun[edit]

toma

  1. book
    • 1993, Toma Mi Akugu'ba Yowani, Book of Gospel according to John
    • 1994, toma Mi Tisaki, Book of Genesis

Synonyms[edit]


Mansaka[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From tuma, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *tumah.

Noun[edit]

toma

  1. louse

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /ˈtõ.mɐ/, [ˈtõ.mɐ]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /ˈto.mɐ/, [ˈto.mɐ]

Verb[edit]

toma

  1. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present indicative of tomar
  2. Second-person singular (tu) affirmative imperative of tomar

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtoma/, [ˈt̪o.ma]

Etymology 1[edit]

Deverbal of tomar (to take).

Noun[edit]

toma f (plural tomas)

  1. conquest, capture, taking, takeover
  2. dose, serving
  3. (medicine) intake
  4. socket, connector, outlet (source of electricity, internet etc.) (Ellipsis of toma de corriente)
    Synonyms: enchufe, conexión
  5. shot, take, recording
  6. (Chile) an act of political civil disobedience through occupation protest that assumes control of a place, often a building or park
Usage notes[edit]

With regards to the political definition this often expressed in English through the verb occupy or simply as a protest and context is given to explain it occurred within a particular place.

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

toma

  1. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of tomar.
  2. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of tomar.

Further reading[edit]


Tagalog[edit]

Noun[edit]

tomà

  1. (slang) act of drinking alcohol

Derived terms[edit]


Ternate[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

toma (Jawi تم‎)

  1. non-human oblique preposition
    1. to
      una owosa toma kamar madahahe entered the room (literally, “he went to the room's inside”)
      ifere toma kadatuthey climbed to the palace
      horu-horu ka toma Disapaddle on towards Disa
    2. at, in
      Kie Gamalama itego toma kie makonoraMount Gamalama sits in the island's center
      toma ngote maaduat the bottom of the stairs
    3. on
      toma wange enageon that day
      otego toma kurusihe sits on a chair
    4. from
      bifi doro toma meja manyekuthe ant falls from the desk's top

Usage notes[edit]

Toma is only used when the referent is non-human. For human referents, se is used instead.

References[edit]

  • Frederik Sigismund Alexander de Clercq (1890) Bijdragen tot de kennis der Residentie Ternate, E.J. Brill
  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh