See also: Palma, pálma, palmá, Pálma, palmã, and palmă

English edit

Etymology edit

From Portuguese and Spanish palma. Doublet of palm, palmo, and pam.

Noun edit

palma (plural palmas)

  1. (historical) Alternative form of palmo, traditional Portuguese and Spanish units of length.

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Asturian edit

Etymology edit

From Latin palma.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpalma/, [ˈpal.ma]
  • Rhymes: -alma
  • Hyphenation: pal‧ma

Noun edit

palma f (plural palmes)

  1. palm (inner, concave part of hand)
  2. palm leaf

Catalan edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Latin palma, from Proto-Indo-European *pl̥h₂meh₂.

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Noun edit

palma f (plural palmes)

  1. palm tree
    Synonyms: palmera, palmer
  2. palm leaf
  3. palm of the hand
    Synonym: palmell

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Czech edit

 
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palma f (related adjective palmový)

  1. palm (tropical tree)

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Further reading edit

  • palma in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • palma in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Galician edit

Etymology edit

From Old Galician-Portuguese palma (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Latin palma.

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Noun edit

palma f (plural palmas)

  1. (anatomy) palm (of the handl)
  2. (usually in the plural) claps
  3. palm tree
    Synonym: palmeira
  4. palm leaf

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References edit

  • palma” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006–2022.
  • palma” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006–2018.
  • palma” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006–2013.
  • palma” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • palma” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

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Etymology edit

From Latin palma, from Proto-Indo-European *pl̥h₂meh₂.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpal.ma/
  • Rhymes: -alma
  • Hyphenation: pàl‧ma

Noun edit

palma f (plural palme)

  1. palm tree, palm
  2. palm (of the hand)
  3. palm (corresponding part of the forefoot of a lower mammal)

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Latin edit

Pronunciation edit

Etymology 1 edit

 
palma manūs (palm of the hand)
 
palma (palm tree)

From Proto-Italic *palamā, from Proto-Indo-European *pl̥h₂meh₂, from *pleh₂- (flat). Cognate with Ancient Greek παλάμη (palámē), Old Irish lám, Old English folm, and Albanian shpall.

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palma f (genitive palmae); first declension

  1. palm of the hand, hand
    Synonym: palmus
    • 29 BCE – 19 BCE, Virgil, Aeneid 1.93-94:
      ingemit, et duplicīs tendēns ad sīdera palmās
      tālia vōce refert: [...].
      Groaning, and extending both [his] hands to the stars, [Aeneas] responds with such an expression [of his fear]: [...].
      (Facing imminent death at sea, Aeneas invokes the gods, raising his hands with the palms facing upward as if to receive divine blessing.)
  2. blade of an oar
  3. palm tree; date tree
  4. (figuratively) victory
  5. (Medieval Latin) a linear measure, palm, of various exact values throughout Europe but usually one quarter of the local foot.
    Synonym: (Classical Latin) palmus
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First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative palma palmae
Genitive palmae palmārum
Dative palmae palmīs
Accusative palmam palmās
Ablative palmā palmīs
Vocative palma palmae
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Etymology 2 edit

 
eques cum palmā (cavalryman with parma)

Collateral form of parma.

Noun edit

palma f (genitive palmae); first declension

  1. Alternative form of parma (small shield)
Declension edit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative palma palmae
Genitive palmae palmārum
Dative palmae palmīs
Accusative palmam palmās
Ablative palmā palmīs
Vocative palma palmae

References edit

  • palma”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • palma”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • palma in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • palma in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to award the prize to..: palmam deferre, dare alicui
    • to win the prize: palmam ferre, auferre
  • palma”, in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • palma”, in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly

Latvian edit

Noun edit

palma f (4th declension)

  1. palm tree

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Malay edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from English palm, from Latin palma.

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Noun edit

palma (Jawi spellingڤلما⁩, plural palma-palma, informal 1st possessive palmaku, 2nd possessive palmamu, 3rd possessive palmanya)

  1. palm tree (any tree of the family Arecaceae)

Norwegian Nynorsk edit

Etymology 1 edit

From Dutch palmen.

Verb edit

palma

  1. a-infinitive form of palme

Etymology 2 edit

Noun edit

palma f

  1. (non-standard since 1959) definite singular of palme

References edit

  • “palma” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.
  • “palma”, in Norsk Ordbok: ordbok over det norske folkemålet og det nynorske skriftmålet, Oslo: Samlaget, 1950-2016

Anagrams edit

Polish edit

 
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palma

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Latin palma, from Proto-Italic *pəlmā, from Proto-Indo-European *pl̥h₂meh₂, from *pleh₂-.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpal.ma/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -alma
  • Syllabification: pal‧ma
  • Homophone: Palma

Noun edit

palma f (diminutive palemka)

  1. palm tree
  2. Easter palm

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Derived terms edit

adjective
nouns

Further reading edit

  • palma in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • palma in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese edit

Etymology 1 edit

From Old Galician-Portuguese palma, from Latin palma, from Proto-Indo-European *pl̥h₂meh₂. Doublet of palmo

Pronunciation edit

 
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈpaw.mɐ/ [ˈpaʊ̯.mɐ]
    • (Southern Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈpaw.ma/ [ˈpaʊ̯.ma]

  • Rhymes: (Portugal) -almɐ, (Brazil) -awmɐ
  • Hyphenation: pal‧ma

Noun edit

palma f (plural palmas)

  1. palm (inner part of the hand)
    palma da mãopalm of the hand
  2. (usually in the plural) clap (the act of striking the palms of the hands)
  3. (in the plural) applause
  4. palm tree (any tree of the family Arecaceae)
    Synonym: palmeira
  5. (historical) Alternative form of palmo, a traditional unit of length

Etymology 2 edit

Verb edit

palma

  1. inflection of palmar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Romanian edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

palma f

  1. definite nominative/accusative singular of palmă

Serbo-Croatian edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /pâːlma/
  • Hyphenation: pal‧ma

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pȃlma f (Cyrillic spelling па̑лма)

  1. palm-tree

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Slovene edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

pȃlma f

  1. palm (tree)

Inflection edit

 
The diacritics used in this section of the entry are non-tonal. If you are a native tonal speaker, please help by adding the tonal marks.
Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. pálma
gen. sing. pálme
singular dual plural
nominative
(imenovȃlnik)
pálma pálmi pálme
genitive
(rodȋlnik)
pálme pálm pálm
dative
(dajȃlnik)
pálmi pálmama pálmam
accusative
(tožȋlnik)
pálmo pálmi pálme
locative
(mẹ̑stnik)
pálmi pálmah pálmah
instrumental
(orọ̑dnik)
pálmo pálmama pálmami

Further reading edit

  • palma”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran

Spanish edit

 
palm of the hand

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpalma/ [ˈpal.ma]
  • Audio (Colombia):(file)
  • Rhymes: -alma
  • Syllabification: pal‧ma

Etymology 1 edit

Inherited from Old Spanish palma, from Latin palma, from Proto-Indo-European *pl̥h₂meh₂. Doublet of palmo.

Noun edit

palma f (plural palmas)

  1. palm of the hand
    Antonym: dorso
  2. palm tree
    Synonym: palmera
  3. palm leaf
  4. (historical) Alternative form of palmo (a traditional unit of length)
Derived terms edit
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Etymology 2 edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb edit

palma

  1. inflection of palmar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Further reading edit