yema

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See also: þema

Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin gemma.

Noun[edit]

yema f (plural yemes)

  1. yolk (yellow of egg)

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish yema, from Latin gemma.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ye‧ma

Noun[edit]

yema

  1. A sweet custard candy ball made with egg yolks and condensed milk.

Synonyms[edit]


Ga'anda[edit]

Noun[edit]

yèma

  1. (Ga'anda) water

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Takács, Gábor (1999-2008) Etymological Dictionary of Egyptian, volume 3, Leiden: Brill, ISBN 9789004115385, page 201:
    Ga'anda yèma [Zima], Gabin yème [Zima]

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin gemma. See also the doublet gema.

Noun[edit]

yema f (plural yemas)

  1. (botany) bud; shoot
  2. yolk (of an egg)

Derived terms[edit]


Tabancale[edit]

Noun[edit]

yema

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Willem F. H. Adelaar, The Languages of the Andes