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EtymologyEdit

From Lor' lumme, a corruption of Lord love me. Compare gimme.

InterjectionEdit

lumme!

  1. (Britain, dated) Expressing surprise.
    • 1920, Herman Cyril McNeile, Bulldog Drummond Chapter 2
      In a spasm of uncontrollable excitement James sucked his teeth. "Lumme, it wouldn't 'alf go on the movies, would it?" he remarked. "Better than them Red Indians and things."

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FinnishEdit

 
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NounEdit

lumme

  1. water lily (a flower of the genus Nymphaea)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of lumme (Kotus type 48/hame, mp-mm gradation)
nominative lumme lumpeet
genitive lumpeen lumpeiden
lumpeitten
partitive lummetta lumpeita
illative lumpeeseen lumpeisiin
lumpeihin
singular plural
nominative lumme lumpeet
accusative nom. lumme lumpeet
gen. lumpeen
genitive lumpeen lumpeiden
lumpeitten
partitive lummetta lumpeita
inessive lumpeessa lumpeissa
elative lumpeesta lumpeista
illative lumpeeseen lumpeisiin
lumpeihin
adessive lumpeella lumpeilla
ablative lumpeelta lumpeilta
allative lumpeelle lumpeille
essive lumpeena lumpeina
translative lumpeeksi lumpeiksi
instructive lumpein
abessive lumpeetta lumpeitta
comitative lumpeineen

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