tuuma

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtuːmɑ/, [ˈt̪uːmɑ]
  • Rhymes: -uːmɑ
  • Syllabification: tuu‧ma

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Russian ду́ма (dúma, thought).

Noun[edit]

tuuma

  1. thought, idea
Declension[edit]
Inflection of tuuma (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative tuuma tuumat
genitive tuuman tuumien
partitive tuumaa tuumia
illative tuumaan tuumiin
singular plural
nominative tuuma tuumat
accusative nom. tuuma tuumat
gen. tuuman
genitive tuuman tuumien
tuumainrare
partitive tuumaa tuumia
inessive tuumassa tuumissa
elative tuumasta tuumista
illative tuumaan tuumiin
adessive tuumalla tuumilla
ablative tuumalta tuumilta
allative tuumalle tuumille
essive tuumana tuumina
translative tuumaksi tuumiksi
instructive tuumin
abessive tuumatta tuumitta
comitative tuumineen
Possessive forms of tuuma (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person tuumani tuumamme
2nd person tuumasi tuumanne
3rd person tuumansa
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Swedish tum.

Noun[edit]

tuuma

  1. inch
  2. (historical) an obsolete Finnish unit of measurement for length corresponding to an inch, equal to 1/24 of a kyynärä or around 24.742 millimeters
Declension[edit]
Inflection of tuuma (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative tuuma tuumat
genitive tuuman tuumien
partitive tuumaa tuumia
illative tuumaan tuumiin
singular plural
nominative tuuma tuumat
accusative nom. tuuma tuumat
gen. tuuman
genitive tuuman tuumien
tuumainrare
partitive tuumaa tuumia
inessive tuumassa tuumissa
elative tuumasta tuumista
illative tuumaan tuumiin
adessive tuumalla tuumilla
ablative tuumalta tuumilta
allative tuumalle tuumille
essive tuumana tuumina
translative tuumaksi tuumiksi
instructive tuumin
abessive tuumatta tuumitta
comitative tuumineen
Possessive forms of tuuma (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person tuumani tuumamme
2nd person tuumasi tuumanne
3rd person tuumansa

Anagrams[edit]


Võro[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *toodak.

Verb[edit]

tuuma (da-infinitive tuvvaq, first-person singular present tuu)

  1. to get, to retrieve, to fetch
  2. to bring

Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.