See also: gommé

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Late Latin gumma, from Latin cummi, gummi, from Ancient Greek κόμμι (kómmi), from Egyptian qmy (anointing oil), qmyt (acanthus resin, gum).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡɔm/
  • (file)

NounEdit

gomme f (plural gommes)

  1. rubber
    1. natural rubber
    2. synthetic rubber
    3. (writing) eraser, rubber
    4. (automotive) tire rubber, tyre compound, vulcanized rubber
  2. (Canada, Louisiana) gum, chewing gum
  3. gum (adhesive on an envelope)

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

gomme

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

Further readingEdit


ItalianEdit

NounEdit

gomme f

  1. plural of gomma

AnagramsEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old English guma.

NounEdit

gomme

  1. Alternative form of gome (man)

Etymology 2Edit

From Old English gōma.

NounEdit

gomme

  1. Alternative form of gome (gum)

Etymology 3Edit

From Anglo-Norman gome.

NounEdit

gomme

  1. Alternative form of gumme

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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NounEdit

gomme m (definite singular gommen, indefinite plural gommer, definite plural gommene)

  1. A yellow-brownish Norwegian spread made from boiled milk, cream, sugar, and sometimes eggs.

See alsoEdit