InterlinguaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin scuma via English scum, French écume, Portuguese escuma, and Italian schiuma.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

scuma (uncountable)

  1. foam, scum

LatinEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Frankish *skūm (foam).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

scuma f (genitive scumae); first declension[1]

  1. (Medieval Latin) foam, froth

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative scuma scumae
Genitive scumae scumārum
Dative scumae scumīs
Accusative scumam scumās
Ablative scumā scumīs
Vocative scuma scumae

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ scuma in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)