Gramma vs Grandma what difference

what is difference between Gramma and Grandma

English

Etymology 1

Noun

gramma (plural grammas)

  1. (informal) grandmother

Etymology 2

Noun

gramma (plural grammas)

  1. (Australia) A variety of pumpkin, a cultivar of Cucurbita moschata.
    Traditionally Cucurbita maxima and Cucurbita moschata have been placed into two groups – pumpkins and grammas respectively.
    • 1941, H. Barnes, Robert Veitch, Queensland Department of Agriculture and Stock, John Howard Simmonds, The Queensland Agricultural and Pastoral Handbook, Volume 1, page 238,
      Pumpkins and grammas are harvested when mature, usually when the vines have died or been frosted.
    • 1952, Desmond Andrew Herbert, Gardening in Warm Climates, page 151,
      The papaw pumpkin belongs to a different species (C. moschata) and is classed as a gramma.
    • 1983, Margaret Fulton, Encyclopedia of Food and Cookery: The Complete Kitchen Companion from A to Z, Revised 2005, Republished 2009, page 493,
      Gramma, or bugle, pumpkin is the variety traditionally used for pumpkin pie, but if it is not available, use butternut instead.

Synonyms

  • (Cucurbita moschata cultivar): bugle pumpkin, butternut squash, papaw pumpkin

Etymology 3

From Ancient Greek γράμμα (grámma). Doublet of gram.

Noun

gramma (plural grammata)

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Anagrams

  • Margam

Finnish

Etymology

From Ancient Greek γράμμα (grámma). See gram for more.

Noun

gramma

  1. gram

Declension

Related terms

  • kilogramma
  • mikrogramma
  • milligramma

Icelandic

Noun

gramma

  1. indefinite genitive plural of gramm

Interlingua

Noun

gramma (plural grammas)

  1. gramme, gram

Italian

Noun

gramma m (plural grammi)

  1. gram (Variant of: grammo)

Related terms

  • -gramma

Latin

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈɡram.ma/, [ˈɡrämːä]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈɡram.ma/, [ˈɡrɑmːɑ]

Noun

gramma n (genitive grammatis); third declension

  1. gram (unit of mass)

Declension

Third-declension noun (neuter, imparisyllabic non-i-stem).

References

  • gramma in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • gramma in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • gramma in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • gramma in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016

Norwegian Bokmål

Alternative forms

  • grammene

Noun

gramma n

  1. definite plural of gram

Norwegian Nynorsk

Noun

gramma n

  1. definite plural of gram


English

Noun

grandma (plural grandmas)

  1. (informal) grandmother

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡɹænmɑː/

Related terms

  • grandpa

Derived terms

  • everyone and their grandma

Translations

Anagrams

  • dragman, grandam

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