аба

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Abaza[edit]

Noun[edit]

аба (aba)

  1. father

Abkhaz[edit]

Adjective[edit]

а-ба́ (a-bá)

  1. dry

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Bulgarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish عبا(aba), from Arabic عَبَاءَة(ʿabāʾa).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

аба́ (abáf

  1. frieze, homespun, coarse woollen cloth
  2. cloak

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • аба in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Institut za bǎlgarski ezik)

Kazakh[edit]

Cyrillic аба (aba)
Arabic ابا

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

аба (aba)

  1. corral
  2. bark

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic عَبَاءَة(ʿabāʾa).

Noun[edit]

аба (aba)

  1. cape

Declension[edit]


Khakas[edit]

Noun[edit]

аба (aba)

  1. bear (mammal)

Declension[edit]


Kyrgyz[edit]

Noun[edit]

аба (aba)

  1. air

Declension[edit]


Macedonian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

аба (abaf

  1. abaya (woollen cloth, top (cloth))

Declension[edit]

References[edit]


Russian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish عبا(abâ) (Turkish aba), from Arabic عَبَاءَة(ʿabāʾa).

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

аба́ (abáf inan (genitive абы́, uncountable)

  1. aba, a coarse woven cloth
  2. a cloak-like garment made from aba
Declension[edit]
Derived terms[edit]
See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Vasmer, Max, “аба”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language]‎[1] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Oleg Trubačóv, Moscow: Progress, 1964–1973

Etymology 2[edit]

Limited spread suggests Bashkir аба (aba, expression of surprise, indignation), Chuvash апа (apa, expression of surprise, indignation).

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

аба́ (abá)

  1. (dialectal, Ural) Well, I never! (expression of surprise)
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From dialectal Tatar аба (aba). According to Anikin, ultimately from Proto-Turkic *aba (father, bear), Proto-Mongolic *aba (father) > Mongolian ав (av). See also а́ва (áva), апа (apa).

Also compare Old East Slavic абба (abba).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

а́ба (ábaf anim (genitive а́бы, nominative plural а́бы, genitive plural аб)

  1. (dialectal, Omsk) elder sister
  2. (dialectal, Omsk) father's sister
Declension[edit]
References[edit]
  • Anikin, A. Je., “аба”, in Russkij etimologičeskij slovarʹ [Russian Etymological Dictionary] (in Russian), volume I, Moscow: Rukopisnyje pamjatniki Drevnej Rusi, 2007, pages 61

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish عبا(abâ) (Turkish aba), from Arabic عَبَاءَة(ʿabāʾa).

Noun[edit]

аба f (Latin spelling aba)

  1. aba

Tatar[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic
Zamanälif aba
Jaŋalif
Yaña imlâ

Noun[edit]

аба (aba)

  1. (dialectal) father

Declension[edit]


Tofa[edit]

Noun[edit]

аба (aba)

  1. mother