trom

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Danish[edit]

Verb[edit]

trom

  1. imperative of tromme

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

trom f, m (plural trommen, diminutive trommetje n)

  1. drum

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Galway) IPA(key): /t̪ˠɾˠuːmˠ/

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish trom (elder-tree).

Noun[edit]

trom m (genitive singular troim, nominative plural troim)

  1. elder (tree, bush)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Irish trom (heavy), from Proto-Celtic *trummos (compare Welsh trwm).

Adjective[edit]

trom (genitive singular masculine trom, genitive singular feminine troime, plural troma, comparative troime)

  1. heavy
    1. of great weight
    2. of high specific gravity
    3. of heavy texture
    4. stodgy; hard to digest
    5. dense, thick
    6. abundant
    7. of great force or intensity
    8. laborious
    9. burdensome
    10. grievous, severe
    11. harsh, tyrannous
    12. unsparing
    13. sultry, oppressive
    14. weighty, profound; important
    15. dull, tedious
    16. laboured
      1. drowsy
      2. deep, slumberous
    17. oppressed, sad
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Noun[edit]

trom m (genitive singular trom, nominative plural troma)

  1. weight
    1. a weight; burden, oppression
    2. (abstract) weight
  2. bulk, preponderance
  3. importance
  4. blame, censure
Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
trom throm dtrom
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • "trom" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • 1 trom” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • 3 trom” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *trummos (compare Welsh trwm).

Adjective[edit]

trom

  1. heavy (weight)
  2. heavy, severe, grievous, difficult
  3. (by extension) sad, sorrowful
  4. great, vast, powerful, mighty

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This adjective needs an inflection-table template.

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Noun[edit]

trom n

  1. weight, heaviness, burden
  2. greater part, bulk
  3. severity, distress, difficulty, sorrow
  4. blame, censure

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

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Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
trom throm trom
pronounced with /d(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From troar.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

trom m (plural trons)

  1. boom (loud, resonant sound)

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish trom, from Proto-Celtic *trummos (compare Welsh trwm).

Adjective[edit]

trom (comparative truime)

  1. heavy
  2. hard, difficult
  3. weighty, serious
  4. depressed, melancholy
  5. addicted
    Tha e trom air òl. / Tha e trom air an deoch.He's a heavy drinker.
    Tha mi trom air an tombaca.I'm a heavy smoker.
  6. (typography) bold
    clò trombold type
  7. pregnant (with child)

Usage notes[edit]

  • In connection with "love" can precede (and lenite) the noun:
    Ghabh e trom ghaol oirre.He fell madly in love with her.

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

trȍm (definite trȍmī, comparative tromiji, Cyrillic spelling тро̏м)

  1. sluggish, slow

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Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

trom

  1. feminine singular of trwm

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
trom drom nhrom throm
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.