obi

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Japanese , おび.

Noun[edit]

obi (plural obi)

  1. A sash worn with a kimono.
    • 1997, Arthur Golden, Memoirs of a Geisha (Vintage 1998, p. 29)
      The broad obi tied around her middle was orange and yellow. I'd never seen such elegant clothing.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

obi (plural obis)

  1. a form of witchcraft originating in Africa

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

obi

  1. rōmaji reading of おび

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

obī

  1. second-person singular active imperative of obeō

Volapük[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

obi

  1. (accusative singular of ob) me