See also: -atum and -átum

Old High GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-West Germanic *āþm, from Proto-Germanic *ēþmaz.

NounEdit

ātum m

  1. breath, breeze
  2. spirit

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle High German: ātem, ādem, āten

ReferencesEdit

  1. Köbler, Gerhard, Althochdeutsches Wörterbuch, (6. Auflage) 2014
  2. Shade, Oscar. Altdeutsches Wörterbuch, 24.

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Andalusian Arabic, from Arabic اَلتُّنّ(at-tunn, tuna), from Latin thunnus, from Ancient Greek θύννος (thúnnos), from θύνω (thúnō, I rush, dart along). Compare Spanish and Galician atún.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

atum m (plural atuns)

  1. tuna