See also: Rom, ROM, Róm, rơm, rom., and Rom.

EnglishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

rom (not comparable)

  1. (proofreading) Abbreviation of roman.

AnagramsEdit


Aghu TharrnggalaEdit

NounEdit

rom

  1. belly

Further readingEdit

  • Barry Alpher, Connecting Thaypanic, in Land and Language in Cape York Peninsula and the Gulf Country, edited by Jean-Christophe Verstraete, Diane Hafner

AngloromaniEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Romani rrom, from Sanskrit डोम (ḍoma, member of a low caste of travelling musicians and dancers) or डोम्ब (ḍomba).

NounEdit

rom

  1. Romani man
  2. husband
  3. bridegroom

CatalanEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin rhombus (flatfish).

NounEdit

rom m (plural roms)

  1. brill (Scophthalmus rhombus).
    Synonym: rèmol

Etymology 2Edit

 
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From English rum.

NounEdit

rom m (plural roms)

  1. rum

Further readingEdit


CornishEdit

NounEdit

rom m (plural romys)

  1. room (in a house)
    Synonym: stevel

Derived termsEdit


DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rom c (singular definite rommen, not used in plural form)

  1. rum

NounEdit

rom c (singular definite rommen or rom'en, plural indefinite rommer or rom'er)

  1. ROM, read-only memory

InflectionEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Romani rrom, from Sanskrit डोम (ḍoma, member of a low caste of travelling musicians and dancers) or डोम्ब (ḍomba).

AdjectiveEdit

rom (plural roms)

  1. Roma

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Back-formation from romlik, created during the Hungarian language reform, which took place in the 18th–19th centuries.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈrom]
  • Hyphenation: rom
  • Rhymes: -om

NounEdit

rom (plural romok)

  1. ruin

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative rom romok
accusative romot romokat
dative romnak romoknak
instrumental rommal romokkal
causal-final romért romokért
translative rommá romokká
terminative romig romokig
essive-formal romként romokként
essive-modal
inessive romban romokban
superessive romon romokon
adessive romnál romoknál
illative romba romokba
sublative romra romokra
allative romhoz romokhoz
elative romból romokból
delative romról romokról
ablative romtól romoktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
romé romoké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
roméi romokéi
Possessive forms of rom
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. romom romjaim
2nd person sing. romod romjaid
3rd person sing. romja romjai
1st person plural romunk romjaink
2nd person plural romotok romjaitok
3rd person plural romjuk romjaik

Derived termsEdit

Compound words

Further readingEdit

  • rom in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh. A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN

Kuku-ThaypanEdit

NounEdit

rom

  1. belly

ReferencesEdit

  • Barry Alpher, Connecting Thaypanic, in Land and Language in Cape York Peninsula and the Gulf Country, edited by Jean-Christophe Verstraete, Diane Hafner

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

From English rum

NounEdit

rom m (definite singular rommen)

  1. rum (alcoholic beverage)
 
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse rúm

NounEdit

rom n (definite singular rommet, indefinite plural rom, definite plural romma or rommene)

  1. room (space, part of a building)
  2. space (room)
  3. space or outer space (void outside the earth's atmosphere)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

rom

  1. imperative of romme

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From English rum

NounEdit

rom m (definite singular rommen)

  1. rum (alcoholic beverage)
 
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse rúm. Akin to English room.

NounEdit

rom n (definite singular rommet, indefinite plural rom, definite plural romma)

  1. room (space, part of a building)
  2. space (room)
  3. space or outer space (void outside the earth's atmosphere)
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Romani rrom, from Sanskrit डोम (ḍoma, member of a low caste of travelling musicians and dancers) or डोम्ब (ḍomba).

AdjectiveEdit

rom (plural rom, comparable)

  1. Romani (of or relating to the Roma people)
    Synonyms: cigano, roma

NounEdit

rom m (plural rons or roms)

  1. a member of the Romani people

RomaniEdit

NounEdit

rom m anim (plural roma)

  1. Alternative form of rrom (Romani man; husband)

RomanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Romani rrom, from Sanskrit डोम (ḍoma, member of a low caste of travelling musicians and dancers) or डोम्ब (ḍomba).

NounEdit

rom m (plural romi, feminine equivalent romă)

  1. a Romani person, a Rom
    Synonym: (offensive) țigan
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From French rhum, German Rum.

NounEdit

rom n (plural romuri)

  1. rum
DeclensionEdit

RomanschEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin rāmus.

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

rom m (plural roms)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran, Vallader) branch (of tree, river, etc.)
    Synonym: (Puter) manzina
  2. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran, Vallader, education) subject

Etymology 2Edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

rom m (plural roms)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran, Vallader) frame, framework

Etymology 3Edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

rom f (plural roms)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran, Vallader) knot, gnarl

SwedishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

 
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From Old Swedish rughn, romn, from Old Norse hrogn, from Proto-Germanic *hrugnaz, from Proto-Indo-European *krek- (frogspawn); cognate with Danish and Norwegian rogn, Icelandic hrogn, German Rogen, and English roe.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rom c

  1. roe (egg of fish)
    Antonym: mjölke
DeclensionEdit
Declension of rom 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative rom rommen
Genitive roms rommens
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

 
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From English rum. Cognate with Danish rom, Dutch and German rum.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rom c

  1. rum (beverage)
    Synonym: sockerrörsbrännvin
DeclensionEdit
Declension of rom 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative rom rommen
Genitive roms rommens
Related termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

 
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Borrowed from Romani rrom, from Sanskrit डोम (ḍoma, member of a low caste of travelling musicians and dancers) or डोम्ब (ḍomba), ultimately of Dravidian origin.[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rom c

  1. a Romani person
    Synonyms: resande, tattare, zigenare
DeclensionEdit
Declension of rom 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative rom romen romer romerna
Genitive roms romens romers romernas
Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

AnagramsEdit


TurkishEdit

NounEdit

rom

  1. rum

VolapükEdit

NounEdit

rom

  1. rum

Welsh RomaniEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Romani rrom, from Sanskrit डोम (ḍoma, member of a low caste of travelling musicians and dancers) or डोम्ब (ḍomba), ultimately of Dravidian origin.[2]

NounEdit

rom m

  1. husband
    Antonym: romni

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • rom” in Welsh Romani-English Dictionary, ROMLEX – the Romani Lexicon Project, 2000.

West FrisianEdit

NounEdit

rom n (plural [please provide])

  1. pride
    Synonym: grutskens

ReferencesEdit

  • rom (I)”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011

WestrobothnianEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse *rumm = rúm. Akin to English room.

NounEdit

rom n (definite singular rommä, dative rommän, indefinite plural rom, definite plural romma, dative rommom)

  1. room, space, place
Derived termsEdit