DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡɛmə/, [ˈɡ̊ɛmə]

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse geyma, from Proto-Germanic *gaumijaną, cognate with Swedish gömma, Gothic 𐌲𐌰𐌿𐌼𐌾𐌰𐌽 (gaumjan).

VerbEdit

gemme (past tense gemte, past participle gemt)

  1. (transitive) to hide, conceal.
  2. (reflexive) to hide, conceal (oneself).
    Gem dig!
    Hide!
  3. (transitive, computing) to save (a file)
  4. to harbor
InflectionEdit

NounEdit

gemme c (singular definite gemmen, plural indefinite gemmer)

  1. hiding place
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin gemma.

NounEdit

gemme c (singular definite gemmen, plural indefinite gemmer)

  1. gem
InflectionEdit

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin gemma

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʒɛm/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛm

NounEdit

gemme f (plural gemmes)

  1. gemstone, gem

Further readingEdit


ItalianEdit

NounEdit

gemme f

  1. plural of gemma

ScotsEdit

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NounEdit

gemme (plural gemmes)

  1. (Middle Scots) game