noun, plural so·ma·ta [soh-muh-tuh], /ˈsoʊ mə tə/, so·mas.Biology.
BEAT THE DOLDRUMS WITH THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!
Origin of soma1
Words nearby soma
Definition for soma (2 of 4)
Origin of soma2
Definition for soma (3 of 4)
Definition for soma (4 of 4)
Origin of -soma
Example sentences from the Web for soma
Yusuf Yerkel, an advisor to Erdogan, was caught on camera as he kicked a demonstrator in Soma.After 100s of Miners Die, Turkey’s Prime Minister Says “This Happens”|Thomas Seibert|May 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In a turn that vindicates Aldous Huxley, one in ten Americans ingests their daily Soma supplement in the form of antidepressants.New Year’s Reading List: Books to Transform Your Sad Life|David Masciotra|January 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Oil and cash will come and go but what is Soma leaving behind other than unlimited exploration?
Convinced that the visitor was Soma, I pulled out my revolver and waited, wondering as I watched what he intended to do.The White Waterfall|James Francis Dwyer
The Soma is protected by fire, which the bird quenches after "drinking in many rivers" with the numerous mouths it has assumed.Myths of Babylonia and Assyria|Donald A. Mackenzie
The “blood of trees” was the name for sap; sap was water impregnated or vitalized by Soma, the essence of life.
The moon is the god Chandra, who became identified with Soma.
Further she adds: "The Sanskrit name for the lunar mansion over which Soma presides is 'mṛiga-śiras' or the deer-headed."The Evolution of the Dragon|G. Elliot Smith