FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Proto-Norse [script needed] (*saumaʀ), from Proto-Germanic *saumaz.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɑu̯mɑ/, [ˈs̠ɑu̯mɑ]
  • Rhymes: -ɑumɑ
  • Syllabification: sau‧ma

NounEdit

sauma

  1. seam
  2. (informal) chance, window of opportunity

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of sauma (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative sauma saumat
genitive sauman saumojen
partitive saumaa saumoja
illative saumaan saumoihin
singular plural
nominative sauma saumat
accusative nom. sauma saumat
gen. sauman
genitive sauman saumojen
saumainrare
partitive saumaa saumoja
inessive saumassa saumoissa
elative saumasta saumoista
illative saumaan saumoihin
adessive saumalla saumoilla
ablative saumalta saumoilta
allative saumalle saumoille
essive saumana saumoina
translative saumaksi saumoiksi
instructive saumoin
abessive saumatta saumoitta
comitative saumoineen
Possessive forms of sauma (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person saumani saumamme
2nd person saumasi saumanne
3rd person saumansa

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IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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VerbEdit

sauma (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative saumaði, supine saumað)

  1. to sew
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Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

sauma

  1. indefinite accusative plural of saumur
  2. indefinite genitive plural of saumur

OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan [Term?], from Late Latin sauma, from alteration of Latin sagma, from Ancient Greek σάγμα (ságma). Compare French somme, Italian soma.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sauma f (plural saumas)

  1. she-ass, jenny-ass