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4 letters words from 'rima'

AMIR 6MAIR 6
RAMI 6RIMA 6

3 letters words from 'rima'

AIM 5AIR 3
AMI 5ARM 5
MAR 5MIR 5
RAI 3RAM 5
RIA 3RIM 5

2 letters words from 'rima'

AI 2AM 4
AR 2MA 4
MI 4 

All 4 letters words made out of rima

rima irma rmia mria imra mira riam iram raim arim iarm airm rmai mrai rami armi mari amri imar miar iamr aimr mair amir

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Definitions and meaning of rima

rima

Etymology

Latin rīma (crack, fissure)

Noun

rima (plural rimae)

  1. (anatomy) A cleft or gap between two symmetrical parts, particularly between the vocal folds.
  2. (astronomy) A crack or fissure on a lunar or planetary surface; a rille.
    • 2006, What's Up 2006: 365 Days of Skywatching [1], page 128:
      Look for three prominent interior craters, as well as an ancient rima falling near the shadow's edge.

Derived terms

  • rima glottidis
  • rima vestibuli

Anagrams

  • Amir, Irma, Mari, Mira, amir, mair, raim, rami

Catalan

Etymology

From Old Occitan rima

Pronunciation

  • Hyphenation: ri‧ma
  • Rhymes: -ima

Noun

rima f (plural rimes)

  1. rhyme

Derived terms

  • rimar

Verb

rima

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of rimar
  2. second-person singular imperative form of rimar

Finnish

Etymology

Borrowed from Proto-Norse [Term?] (compare Old Norse rim (slat)).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈrimɑ/, [ˈrimɑ]
  • Rhymes: -imɑ
  • Syllabification: ri‧ma

Noun

rima

  1. lath
  2. (sports) bar, hurdle

Declension

Anagrams

  • Armi, Irma, Mari, Mira, Rami, armi, mari, rami

French

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ʁi.ma/

Verb

rima

  1. third-person singular past historic of rimer

Anagrams

  • mari, mira, rami

Galician

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈrima̝/

Etymology 1

Obscure. Perhaps from Proto-Celtic *rīmā (number) or from Proto-Germanic *rīmą (number, calculation), both from Proto-Indo-European *h₂rey- (to regulate, count).

Noun

rima f (plural rimas)

  1. an ordered pile; in particular a stack of firewood.
Derived terms
  • rimeiro
Related terms
  • agarimar
  • arrimar

Etymology 2

Documented since the 13th century; probably from Old Occitan or from Old French. See proposed etymologies under rhyme.

Noun

rima f (plural rimas)

  • rhyme

References

  • “rima” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • “rima” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • “rima” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Hungarian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ ˈrimɒ]
  • Hyphenation: ri‧ma
  • Rhymes: -mɒ

Noun

rima (plural rimák)

  1. harlot

Declension


Italian

Etymology

From Old French rime, from a Germanic word cognate with Old English rīm (counting).

Pronunciation

  • Hyphenation: rì‧ma

Noun

rima f (plural rime)

  1. rhyme
  2. (in the plural) verses
  3. (anatomy) rima

Related terms

  • rimare

Verb

rima

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

Anagrams

  • armi, mari, mira, rami

Jamamadí

Adverb

rima

  1. (Banawá) often

References

  • 2007. The UCLA Phonetics Lab Archive. Los Angeles, CA: UCLA Department of Linguistics.

Kanakanabu

Etymology

From Proto-Austronesian *lima.

Numeral

rima

  1. five

Latin

Etymology

From Proto-Indo-European *reyH-meh₂, from *reyH- (to tear, cut). Akin to Latvian riewa (furrow, fold, cleft) and Lithuanian rieva (hill, chasm).

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈriː.ma/
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈri.ma/, [ˈriː.ma]

Noun

rīma f (genitive rīmae); first declension

  1. crack, fissure

Declension

First-declension noun.

References

  • rima in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • rima in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • rima in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • rima in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[2], London: Macmillan and Co.

Anagrams

  • mari

Maori

Alternative forms

  • lima

Etymology

From Proto-Polynesian *rima, from Proto-Oceanic *lima, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *lima, from Proto-Austronesian *lima.

Numeral

rima

  1. five

Norwegian Bokmål

Alternative forms

  • rimene

Noun

rima n pl

  1. definite plural of rim

Norwegian Nynorsk

Noun

rima n

  1. definite plural of rim

Old English

Alternative forms

  • reoma

Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *rimô, possibly from Proto-Indo-European *rem-, *remə- (to rest, support, be based). Cognate with Middle Low German remme, Old West Norse rimi (Norwegian rime), Old Saxon rimi (edge; border; trim), Icelandic rimi (a strip of land).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈri.mɑ/

Noun

rima m (nominative plural riman)

  1. edge; rim; border
  2. bank (of a river, stream, etc.)
  3. coast

Declension

Descendants

  • Middle English: rime, rym, rim
    • English: rim

Old Occitan

Etymology

From Medieval Latin rithmus, rhythmus.

Noun

rima f (oblique plural rimas, nominative singular rima, nominative plural rimas)

  1. rhyme; verse (poetry)

Portuguese

Etymology

From Medieval Latin rithmus, rhythmus, rhythmos.

Pronunciation

  • Hyphenation: ri‧ma

Noun

rima f (plural rimas)

  1. rhyme

Verb

rima

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of rimar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of rimar

Rapa Nui

Etymology

From Proto-Polynesian *rima, from Proto-Oceanic *lima, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *lima, from Proto-Austronesian *lima.

Numeral

rima

  1. five

Usage notes

When counting, use karima.

Noun

rima

  1. (anatomy) hand (part of the body)

Rarotongan

Etymology

From Proto-Polynesian *rima, from Proto-Oceanic *lima, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *lima, from Proto-Austronesian *lima.

Numeral

rima

  1. five

Rwanda-Rundi

Etymology

From Proto-Bantu *-dɪ̀ma.

Verb

-rima (infinitive kurima, perfective -rimye)

  1. cultivate
    Synonym: -hinga

Derived terms

  • irima (farming season) (Rundi)
  • umurima (garden)
  • umurimo (job)
  • umurimyi (farmer) (Rundi)

Serbo-Croatian

Etymology

From Italian rima

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /rǐːma/
  • Hyphenation: ri‧ma

Noun

ríma f (Cyrillic spelling ри́ма)

  1. rhyme

Declension

Synonyms

  • srok

Shona

Etymology

From Proto-Bantu *-dɪ̀ma.

Verb

-rima (infinitive kurima)

  1. cultivate

Derived terms

  • murimi

Slovene

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /rìːma/, /ríːma/

Noun

rīma f

  1. rhyme (word that rhymes with another)

Inflection


Spanish

Etymology

From Old Occitan rima (verse)

Pronunciation

  • Hyphenation: ri‧ma

Noun

rima f (plural rimas)

  1. rhyme
  2. consonance
  3. (plural) poems, poetry
  4. heap, pile

Verb

rima

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of rimar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of rimar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of rimar.

Tahitian

Etymology

From Proto-Polynesian *rima, from Proto-Oceanic *lima, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *lima, from Proto-Austronesian *lima.

Noun

rima

  1. (anatomy) hand (part of the body)

Thao

Etymology

From Proto-Austronesian *lima.

Numeral

rima

  1. five

Synonyms

  • tarima

Noun

rima

  1. (anatomy) hand

Vilamovian

Pronunciation

Noun

rīma m (plural rima)

  1. belt (band worn around the waist)
  2. strap

Source: wiktionary.org
  • to provide with an outer edge.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)