See also: Gema

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈd͡ʒɛ.ma/
  • Rhymes: -ɛma
  • Syllabification: gè‧ma

VerbEdit

gema

  1. inflection of gemere:
    1. first/second/third-person singular present subjunctive
    2. third-person singular imperative

AnagramsEdit

LombardEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • gèmma (Classical Milanese Orthography)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈd͡ʒɛma/ (Milanese)

NounEdit

gema f

  1. (botany) bud, shoot
  2. gem (precious stone)

MalayEdit

NounEdit

gema (Jawi spelling ݢما‎, plural gema-gema, informal 1st possessive gemaku, 2nd possessive gemamu, 3rd possessive gemanya)

  1. echo.

SynonymsEdit

Further readingEdit

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

 

  • Rhymes: -emɐ
  • Hyphenation: ge‧ma

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Latin gemma (bud on a plant).

NounEdit

gema f (plural gemas)

  1. yolk (yellow part of an egg)
  2. gem (precious stone)
  3. (botany) bud, shoot (newly formed leaf or flower)
  4. (figurative) something which is pure or authentic
    Sou português de gema.I'm a true Portuguese.
Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • gema” in Dicionário Aberto based on Novo Diccionário da Língua Portuguesa de Cândido de Figueiredo, 1913

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

gema

  1. inflection of gemer:
    1. first/third-person singular present subjunctive
    2. third-person singular imperative

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin gemma (bud, precious stone, jewel). Doublet of yema. According to Coromines and Pascual, a recent learned borrowing not registered even in the 18th-century first edition of the DRAE (Diccionario de Autoridades).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈxema/ [ˈxe.ma]
  • Rhymes: -ema
  • Syllabification: ge‧ma

NounEdit

gema f (plural gemas)

  1. gem
    Synonym: piedra preciosa
  2. (botany) bud, shoot
    Synonyms: botón, yema

Further readingEdit

VolapükEdit

NounEdit

gema

  1. genitive singular of gem