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See also formă, and formą

Czech

Noun

forma f.

  1. form, shape
  2. mold (US), mould (UK) (for shaping a fluid or plastic substance)

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Hungarian

Noun

forma

  1. form

Italian

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:it:Template:lang:la derivations]] forma < Ancient Greek μόρφα (morpha); see Latin entry

Noun

forma f. (plural forme)

  1. A form
  2. A shape
  3. A mould

Verb form

forma

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

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Latin

Etymology

Perhaps from Ancient Greek μόρφα (morpha) "bodily form, build" < μορφή (morphē) "shape, fashion, appearance, outward form, contour, figure", via Etruscan

Noun

fōrma (genitive fōrmae); f, first declension

  1. shape; figure; form
  2. appearance
  3. beauty

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Lithuanian

Noun

forma f. (plural formos)

  1. form

Declension



Old English

Etymology

Proto-Germanic *formon, superlative form of *forai ( > English fore). Cognate with Old Saxon formo.

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /ˈformɑ/

Numeral

forma

  1. (ordinal) first

Declension

Weak only
singular plural
m n f
nominative forma forme forme forman
accusative forman forme forman
genitive forman formra, formena
dative forman formum



Portuguese

Etymology

[[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:pt:Template:lang:la derivations]] forma.

Noun

forma f. (plural formas)

  1. form

Verb

forma

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

Romanian

Etymology 1

French former

Pronunciation

  • IPA: [forˈma]

Verb

a forma conjugation type 1, -ez- infix

  1. (transitive) to form, to create, to make
  2. (transitive, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) to form, to make up
Conjugation

Etymology 2

Forms of the above word

Verb

forma

  1. third-person singular imperfect form of [[forma#Template:lang:ro|forma]].

Etymology 3

Forms of the noun formă

Noun

forma f.

  1. definite singular nominative form of [[formă#Template:lang:ro|formă]].
  2. definite singular accusative form of [[formă#Template:lang:ro|formă]].

Spanish

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:es:Template:lang:la derivations]] forma < Ancient Greek μόρφα (morpha); see Latin entry

Noun

forma f. (plural formas)

Singular
forma f.

Plural
formas f.

  1. shape; form

Verb form

forma

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

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Swedish

Pronunciation

Verb

forma

  1. to shape, give form

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