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Definitions and meaning of dom

dom

Translingual

Symbol

dom

  1. (mathematics) domain

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

Clipping of dominator or dominate.

Noun

dom (plural doms)

  1. A dominator (in sadomasochistic sexual practices), especially a male one.
Synonyms
  • (dominator): domme (female)

Verb

dom (third-person singular simple present doms, present participle domming, simple past and past participle dommed)

  1. (slang, online gaming or BDSM) To dominate.
    • 2006, Bitch: feminist response to pop culture (issues 31-34)
      Nola is actually "Nurse Nola," a dominatrix who specializes in medical role playing. [] "After that," she continues, "I started domming, which I did for a long time, but have never liked much."

See also

  • sub
  • switch (one who is willing to take either a sadistic or a masochistic role)

Etymology 2

Noun

dom (plural doms)

  1. A title anciently given to the pope, and later to other church dignitaries and some monastic orders.

Etymology 3

Borrowed from Portuguese dom. Doublet of domine, dominie, dominus, and don.

Noun

dom (plural doms or dons)

  1. A title formerly borne by member of the high nobility of Portugal and Brazil
Related terms
  • donzel

Anagrams

  • MOD, MoD, ODM, mod, mod.

Abinomn

Noun

dom

  1. gecko

Angguruk Yali

Noun

dom

  1. mountain

References

  • Christiaan Fahner, The morphology of Yali and Dani (1979), page 156

Danish

Etymology 1

From Old Norse dómr (judgement), from Proto-Germanic *dōmaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰóh₁mos.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈd̥ʌmˀ]
  • Rhymes: -ɒm

Noun

dom c (singular definite dommen, plural indefinite domme)

  1. sentence
  2. conviction
  3. judgement
  4. verdict
  5. (logic) proposition
  6. decision
  7. damnation, doom
Inflection
Related terms
  • dømme
References
  • “dom,1” in Den Danske Ordbog

Etymology 2

Via German Dom and French dôme from Latin domus Dei.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈd̥oˀm], [ˈd̥oːm]

Noun

dom c (singular definite domen, plural indefinite domer)

  1. a cathedral
    Synonyms: domkirke, katedral
Inflection
Derived terms
  • domkirke
  • domprovst
  • domsogn
References
  • “dom,2” in Den Danske Ordbog

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /dɔm/
  • Hyphenation: dom
  • Rhymes: -ɔm

Etymology 1

From Middle Dutch dom, domp, from Old Dutch dumb, from Proto-West Germanic *dumb, from Proto-Germanic *dumbaz.

Adjective

dom (comparative dommer, superlative domst)

  1. dumb, brainless
    Synonyms: stom, achterlijk, hersenloos
  2. stupid, silly
    Synonyms: stom, dwaas, gek
  3. accidental, thoughtless
    Synonyms: stomweg, domweg
Usage notes
  • Dutch dom is never used with the meaning “mute”; the word for that is stom.
Inflection
Derived terms
  • domheid, dommigheid
  • domkop, dommerik, domoor
  • domweg
  • oerdom
  • oliedom
  • zich van den domme houden
Descendants
  • Berbice Creole Dutch: dum
  • Negerhollands: dom, dum
  • Sranan Tongo: don

Etymology 2

From Middle Dutch doem, from Latin domus (house, building), from Proto-Indo-European *dṓm, from root Proto-Indo-European *dem- (to build). Cf. Old Dutch duom.

Noun

dom m (plural dommen, diminutive dommetje n) (only domkerken, domkerkje)

  1. A duomo, either an episcopal cathedral or another major church (often a basilica) which has been granted this high rank.
  2. A dome, cupola.
Derived terms
  • domdeken
  • domheer
  • domkapittel
  • domkerk
  • domklok
  • domproost
  • domschool
  • Domstad
  • domtoren
Descendants
  • Indonesian: dom

Etymology 3

From Latin dominus (master), from Latin domus (house, building), from Proto-Indo-European *dṓm, from root Proto-Indo-European *dem- (to build).

Noun

dom m (plural dommen, diminutive dommetje n)

  1. An ecclesiastical form of address, notably for a Benedictine priest
  2. A nobleman or clergyman in certain Catholic countries, notably Portugal and its colonies
See also
  • don

Etymology 4

Noun

dom m (plural dommen, diminutive dommetje n)

  1. Archaic form of duim (thumb, pivot)
Derived terms
  • dommekracht

References

  • M. J. Koenen & J. Endepols, Verklarend Handwoordenboek der Nederlandse Taal (tevens Vreemde-woordentolk), Groningen, Wolters-Noordhoff, 1969 (26th edition) [Dutch dictionary in Dutch]

French

Etymology

Borrowing from Italian don or older dom, from Latin dominus (master). Cognate with English don.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /dɔ̃/
  • Homophones: don, dont

Noun

dom m (plural doms)

  1. title of respect given to certain monks and other religious figures

Further reading

  • “dom”, in Trésor de la langue française informatisé [Digitized Treasury of the French Language], 2012.

Gothic

Romanization

dōm

  1. Romanization of 𐌳𐍉𐌼

Hlai

Etymology

From Proto-Hlai *hnom (six), from Pre-Hlai *nɔm (Norquest, 2015).

Pronunciation

  • (Standard Hlai) IPA(key): /tom˥˧/

Numeral

dom

  1. six

Indonesian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈdɔm/
  • Hyphenation: dom

Etymology 1

From Javanese ꦢꦺꦴꦩ꧀ (dom, needle), from Old Javanese dom (needle), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *zaʀum, from Proto-Austronesian *zaʀum. Doublet of jarum.

Noun

dom

  1. needle
Derived terms

Etymology 2

From Dutch dom, from Middle Dutch doem, from Latin domus (house, building), from Proto-Indo-European *dṓm, from root Proto-Indo-European *dem- (to build). Cf. Old Dutch duom.

Noun

dom

  1. either an episcopal cathedral or another major church (often a basilica) which has been granted this high rank.
    Synonym: katedral

Etymology 3

Contraction of domino.

Noun

dom

  1. (contraction) domino

Further reading

  • “dom” in Kamus Besar Bahasa Indonesia (KBBI) Daring, Jakarta: Badan Pengembangan dan Pembinaan Bahasa, Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan Republik Indonesia, 2016.

Irish

Etymology 1

From Old Irish dom.

Alternative forms

  • dam, damh, dhom, domh

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /d̪ˠɔmˠ/, (unstressed) /d̪ˠəmˠ/
  • (Cois Fharraige) IPA(key): /d̪ˠʊmˠ/

Pronoun

dom (emphatic domsa)

  1. first-person singular of do (to/for me)

Etymology 2

Alternative forms

  • am
  • dom’

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /d̪ˠɔmˠ/

Contraction

dom (triggers lenition)

  1. (Munster) Contraction of do mo (to my, for my).
Related terms

Italian

Noun

dom m (invariable)

  1. dominant, top (dominating BDSM partner)

See also

  • sub

Javanese

Etymology

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *zaʀum, compare Malay jarum.

Noun

dom

  1. needle

Romanization

dom

  1. Romanization of ꦢꦺꦴꦩ꧀.

Lower Sorbian

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *domъ, from Proto-Indo-European *dṓm.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /dɔm/

Noun

dom m (diminutive domk)

  1. house

Declension

Derived terms

  • domacnosć

Further reading

  • Muka, Arnošt (1921, 1928), “dom”, in Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow (in German), St. Petersburg, Prague: ОРЯС РАН, ČAVU; Reprinted Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag, 2008
  • Starosta, Manfred (1999), “dom”, in Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch (in German), Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag

Middle Dutch

Etymology

From Old Dutch dumb, from Proto-Germanic *dumbaz.

Adjective

dom

  1. dumb, unwise, stupid

Inflection

This adjective needs an inflection-table template.

Alternative forms

  • domp

Descendants

  • Dutch: dom
  • Limburgish: dómb

Further reading

  • “domb”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • Verwijs, E.; Verdam, J. (1885–1929), “domp”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, →ISBN, page domp

Middle English

Adjective

dom

  1. Alternative form of dumb

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology 1

From Old Norse dómr (judgement), from Proto-Germanic *dōmaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰóh₁mos.

Noun

dom m (definite singular dommen, indefinite plural dommer, definite plural dommene)

  1. judgement, sentence
Derived terms
  • dødsdom
  • rettsdom
Related terms
  • dømme

Etymology 2

Ultimately from Latin domus Dei

Noun

dom m (definite singular domen, indefinite plural domer, definite plural domene)

  1. a cathedral
Synonyms
  • domkirke
  • katedral

References

  • “dom” in The Bokmål Dictionary.

Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology 1

From Old Norse dómr (judgement).

Noun

dom m (definite singular dommen, indefinite plural dommar, definite plural dommane)

  1. judgement, sentence
Derived terms
  • dødsdom
  • rettsdom
Related terms
  • døma, dømme

Etymology 2

Ultimately from Latin domus Dei.

Noun

dom m (definite singular domen, indefinite plural domar, definite plural domane)

  1. a cathedral
Synonyms
  • domkyrkje
  • katedral

References

  • “dom” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Old English

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /doːm/

Etymology 1

From Proto-West Germanic *dōm.

Cognate with Old Frisian dōm, Old Saxon dōm, Old High German tuom, Old Norse dómr, Gothic 𐌳𐍉𐌼𐍃 (dōms). The Germanic source was from a stem verb originally meaning ‘to place, to set’ (a sense-development also found in Latin statutum, Ancient Greek θέμις (thémis)).

Noun

dōm m

  1. law, statute
  2. judgement
Declension
Related terms
  • dēman
Descendants
  • Middle English: dom, dome
    • English: doom

Etymology 2

From Proto-Germanic *dōmi, first-person singular of *dōną (to do).

Verb

dōm

  1. first-person singular present indicative of dōn

Old French

Etymology

From Vulgar Latin de + unde

Pronoun

dom

  1. of whom; of which

Descendants

  • French: dont

Old Irish

Etymology 1

Univerbation of do (to, for) +‎ (me)

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /dom/

Pronoun

dom

  1. first-person singular of do: to/for me
Alternative forms
  • dam
Descendants
  • Irish: dom, domh
  • Manx: dou
  • Scottish Gaelic: dhomh, domh

Etymology 2

Univerbation of do (to, for) +‎ mo (my)

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /dom/

Determiner

dom (triggers lenition)

  1. to/for my

Etymology 3

From Proto-Indo-European *dṓm, from the root *dem- (to build).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /doṽ/

Noun

dom ?

  1. home
  2. house
    Synonyms: attrab, lann, tech, tegdais, treb
Inflection
Derived terms
  • dom liacc (stone house, stone church)
Descendants
  • Scottish Gaelic: domh

Pass Valley Yali

Noun

dom

  1. mountain

References

  • Christiaan Fahner, The morphology of Yali and Dani (1979), page 8

Polish

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *domъ, from Proto-Indo-European *dṓm, from root Proto-Indo-European *dem- (to build) and thus related to English dome, domain, demesne, domestic, etc.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /dɔm/
  • Rhymes: -ɔm
  • Syllabification: dom

Noun

dom m inan

  1. home
  2. house (building)

Declension

Derived terms

  • (adjectives) domorosły, domowy
  • (nouns) domator, domek, domokrążca, domownik
  • (prepositional phrase) z domu

Further reading

  • dom in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese

Alternative forms

  • (obsolete, abbreviation)

Etymology

From Old Portuguese don, dõo, from Latin donum.

Pronunciation

  • (Portugal, Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈdõ/
  • Hyphenation: dom
  • Rhymes:

Noun

dom m (plural dons)

  1. gift (clarification of this definition is needed)
  2. talent

Romanian

Etymology

From French dôme.

Noun

dom n (plural domuri)

  1. dome

Serbo-Croatian

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *domъ, from Proto-Indo-European *dṓm, from root Proto-Indo-European *dem- (to build).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /dôːm/

Noun

dȏm m (Cyrillic spelling до̑м)

  1. home, house

Declension

See also

  • kuća

Slovak

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *domъ, from Proto-Indo-European *dṓm, from root Proto-Indo-European *dem- (to build).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈdɔm/

Noun

dom m (genitive singular domu, nominative plural domy, genitive plural domov, declension pattern of dub)

  1. house

Declension

Derived terms

  • domový
  • domček
  • domisko

Further reading

  • dom in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk

Slovene

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *domъ, from Proto-Indo-European *dṓm, from root Proto-Indo-European *dem- (to build).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /dóːm/

Noun

dọ̑m m inan

  1. home (house or structure in which someone lives)

Inflection

Derived terms

  • zdravstveni dóm (health centre)
  • gasilski dóm (fire station)
  • študentski dóm (hall of residence)
  • dom starejših občanov (retirement home)

Further reading

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

Sundanese

Etymology

From Old Javanese dom (needle), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *zaʀum, from Proto-Austronesian *zaʀum.

Noun

dom

  1. needle

Derived terms

  • domdoman
  • dongdoman
  • padoman

References

  • Danadibrata, R.A. (2006) Kamus Basa Sunda, Bandung: Kiblat

Swedish

Etymology 1

From Old Norse dómr (judgement), from Proto-Germanic *dōmaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰóh₁mos.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈdʊm/

Noun

dom c

  1. (law) conviction, judgement of court, sentence, verdict, doom
  2. doomsday, the final judgement
Declension
Derived terms
Related terms
  • döma

Etymology 2

From Latin domus.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈdoːm/

Noun

dom c

  1. dome
Declension

Etymology 3

From the common pronunciation of these words.

Pronoun

dom

  1. (informal) Pronunciation spelling of de.
  2. (informal) Pronunciation spelling of dem.
Declension

Article

dom

  1. (informal) Pronunciation spelling of de.

Anagrams

  • mod

Vietnamese

Pronunciation

  • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): [zɔm˧˧]
  • (Huế) IPA(key): [jɔm˧˧]
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): [jɔm˧˧]

Noun

dom

  1. (rare) anus, prolapse of the rectum

Volapük

Etymology

From Latin domus.

Noun

dom (nominative plural doms)

  1. house

Declension

Derived terms

  • domü

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a title given to certain monks.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)