oba

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Yoruba

Noun[edit]

oba (plural obas)

  1. Former title of a king in Benin
  2. Now the title of a local chief in Nigeria

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • OED 2nd edition 1989

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Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

oba

  1. both

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

oba

  1. rōmaji reading of おば

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Akin to ūf

Preposition[edit]

oba

  1. above

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

oba m, n

  1. both

Portuguese[edit]

Interjection[edit]

oba

  1. (usually childish) whee; yay (expression of pleasure or enjoyment)

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *oba

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ôba/
  • Hyphenation: o‧ba

Noun[edit]

ȍba m, n (Cyrillic spelling о̏ба)

  1. both (for masculine and neuter pair)

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Volapük[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

oba

  1. (possessive) (genitive singular of ob) my, of mine

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