uma

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See also: UMA, UMa, Uma, and -uma

Aymara[edit]

Noun[edit]

uma

  1. water

Verb[edit]

uma

  1. to drink
    umtwa — I drink

References[edit]

  • David Forbes, On the Aymara Indians of Bolivia and Peru (1870)
  • Dennis William Stuart Selder, Toward a Sound Methodology for Comparative Rhetoric (2007)

Fijian[edit]

Noun[edit]

uma

  1. trunk (of a tree)
  2. lead (metal)

Hiri Motu[edit]

Noun[edit]

uma

  1. garden

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

uma

  1. rōmaji reading of うま
  2. rōmaji reading of ウマ

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese ũa, from Latin ūna, feminine of ūnus ‎(one), from Proto-Indo-European *óynos ‎(one).

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

uma f

  1. feminine form of um
    • 2000, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e a Câmara Secreta (Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets), Rocco, page 217:
      Quando tiver uma dúvida, vá à biblioteca.
      When you are in doubt, go to the library.
    • 2000, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e o Cálice de Fogo (Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire), Rocco, page 555:
      Harry passou por uma provação terrível esta noite.
      Harry undergone a terrible ordeal tonight.
    • 2007, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e as Relíquias da Morte (Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows), Rocco, page 274:
      A varinha soltou uma faisquinha e se apagou.
      The wand let out a little spark and extinguished itself.

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:um.

Article[edit]

uma f

  1. Feminine singular of article um.
    • 2005, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e o Enigma do Príncipe (Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince), Rocco, page 135:
      Ele agora tem uma casa nas montanhas, foi Dumbledore que arranjou, uma bela caverna.
      He now has a home in the mountains, Dumbledore is who provided it, a beautiful cave.

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:um.

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Portuguese articles (edit)
Singular Plural
Masculine Feminine Masculine Feminine
Definite articles
(the)
o a os as
Indefinite articles
(a, an; some)
um uma uns umas

Quechua[edit]

Adjective[edit]

uma

  1. elevated

Noun[edit]

uma

  1. head, top
  2. capital, principal
  3. leader, guide
  4. rounded hill

Declension[edit]


Swahili[edit]

Noun[edit]

uma (u class, plural nyuma)

  1. fork

Tetum[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *ʀumaq, from Proto-Austronesian *ʀumaq.

Noun[edit]

uma

  1. house (adobe)

Derived terms[edit]