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Valid words made from Sima

You can make 21 words from 'sima' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'sima'

AIMS 6AMIS 6
SAIM 6SIMA 6

3 letters words from 'sima'

AIM 5AIS 3
AMI 5ISM 5
MAS 5MIS 5
SAI 3SAM 5
SIM 5SMA 5

2 letters words from 'sima'

AI 2AM 4
AS 2IS 2
MA 4MI 4
SI 2 

All 4 letters words made out of sima

sima isma smia msia imsa misa siam isam saim asim iasm aism smai msai sami asmi masi amsi imas mias iams aims mais amis

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word sima. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in sima.

Definitions and meaning of sima

sima

Etymology 1

From the Ancient Greek σιμός (simós, bent upwards)

Noun

sima (plural simas)

  1. (architecture) The upturned edge of a roof which acts as a gutter; a cyma.

Etymology 2

Blend of silicon +‎ magnesium

Noun

sima (uncountable)

  1. (geology) The lower layer of the earth's outer crust that underlies the sial and is rich in silica, iron, and magnesium.

See also

  • Si
  • sial
  • nife
  • KREEP

Translations

Anagrams

  • AMIs, Amis, ISAM, Isam, M'sia, MIAs, Masi, Sami, Siam, Sámi, aims, saim, siam

Cebuano

Pronunciation

  • Hyphenation: si‧ma

Noun

sima

  1. a barb; a fluke

Derived terms

  • sima-sima

Ese

Noun

sima

  1. needle (usually made from flying fox bone)

Finnish

Etymology

Borrowed from Proto-Germanic *saimaz (compare German Seim (syrup), Old Norse seimr (honeycomb)). The original meaning was “mead”, but the common meaning now refers to a different beverage, albeit one that is ultimately developed from mead.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈsimɑ/, [ˈs̠imɑ]
  • Rhymes: -imɑ
  • Syllabification: si‧ma

Noun

sima

  1. a nonalcoholic or low-alcohol drink made from lemon, various sugars and water, common around vappu (May Day)
  2. (dated) mead

Declension

Synonyms

  • (mead): hunajaviini

Anagrams

  • Sami, Siam, amis, masi, siam

Hungarian

Etymology

Of uncertain origin. Either derived from regional simik (to slide), or from a Turkic language before the times of the Hungarian conquest of the Carpathian Basin (at the turn of the 9th and 10th centuries).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈʃimɒ]
  • Hyphenation: si‧ma
  • Rhymes: -mɒ

Adjective

sima (comparative simább, superlative legsimább)

  1. smooth, sleek (having a texture that lacks friction)
    Antonym: érdes
  2. flat, even, smooth (of land, road or ground, lacking elevations or protuberances)
    Antonyms: hepehupás, göröngyös
  3. smooth (of a body of water, without ripples or waves)
  4. smooth (pleasant to the senses, especially of sounds or tastes)
  5. plain (not having any pattern, print or decoration)
  6. blank (of paper, without any printed grid or lines)
    Coordinate terms: négyzethálós, kockás, vonalas
  7. plain, regular, ordinary (out of several varieties, the basic one without anything extra)
  8. continuous, smooth, unbroken (of a motion, without interruption)
  9. (figuratively) smooth, simple, easy (without difficulty, problems or unexpected incidents)
  10. (knitting) knit (of a stitch, passing through the previous loop from below, creating a V-shape)
    Antonym: fordított

Declension

Derived terms

References

Further reading

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

Jamamadí

Noun

sima

  1. (Banawá) sister

References

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

Latin

Adjective

sīma

  1. nominative feminine singular of sīmus
  2. nominative neuter plural of sīmus
  3. accusative neuter plural of sīmus
  4. vocative feminine singular of sīmus
  5. vocative neuter plural of sīmus

Adjective

sīmā

  1. ablative feminine singular of sīmus

References

  • sima in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • sima in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • sima in The Perseus Project (1999) Perseus Encyclopedia[6]
  • sima in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers

Old English

Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *sīmô (rope, cord), from Proto-Indo-European *seh₁i- (to tie, bind).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈsiː.mɑ/

Noun

sīma m

  1. cord, rope

Declension

References

  • Joseph Bosworth and T. Northcote Toller (1898) , “sīma”, in An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary, 2nd edition, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Spanish

Etymology

Unknown.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈsima/, [ˈsi.ma]
  • Homophone: cima (non-Castilian)

Noun

sima f (plural simas)

  1. abyss, chasm
    Synonyms: abismo, precipicio

Further reading

  • “sima” in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima tercera edición, Real Academia Española, 2014.

Swahili

Pronunciation

Noun

sima (n class, plural sima)

  1. (dialectal) Synonym of ugali

Tagalog

Etymology 1

Noun

simà

  1. feather at the end of an arrow
  2. barb; side point on a spear or fishhook

Etymology 2

Noun

simâ

  1. a kind of pot for catching fish; dip net

Tumbuka

Noun

sima 9 (plural sima 10)

  1. nshima (porridge made from maize or sorghum)

Veps

Etymology

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

Noun

sima

  1. fishing line

Inflection

References

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007) , “леска”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika

Yámana

Noun

sima

  1. water

Source: wiktionary.org
  • an antioxidant flavonoid found in milk thistle.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)