See also: uma, UMA, UMa, and Uma

EstonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.) Cognate with Finnish -ua.

VerbEdit

-uma (da-infinitive -uda)

  1. Derives various verbs

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FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Either from -ua +‎ -ma or extracted from such instances. Could also be a contraction of -utuma, from -utua + -ma.

SuffixEdit

-uma (front vowel harmony variant -ymä)

  1. Variant of -ma; forms passive action/result nouns from verbs and sometimes nouns.

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GothicEdit

RomanizationEdit

-uma

  1. Romanization of -𐌿𐌼𐌰

Old EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *-umô.

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-uma

  1. used to form the superlative of Old English adjectives
    medema, medumamidway in size, midmost
    hindemahindmost, last
    formafirst, earliest
  2. used in combination with other superlative endings
    furmestaforemost
    æftemestaftermost
    ēastemesteasternmost

Derived termsEdit

Category Old English words suffixed with -uma not found

DescendantsEdit

  • English: -most (from -emest(a))