Kuba

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See also: kuba, Kúba, kubā, and Küba

Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch Cuba, from Spanish Cuba.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈky.ba/
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba

  1. Cuba (an island and country in the Caribbean)

Further reading[edit]

Azerbaijani[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba

  1. Cuba (an island and country in the Caribbean)

Further reading[edit]

Basque[edit]

Basque Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia eu

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kuba/ [ku.β̞a]
  • Rhymes: -uba
  • Hyphenation: Ku‧ba

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba inan

  1. Cuba (an island and country in the Caribbean)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

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Breton[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba

  1. Cuba (an island and country in the Caribbean)

Further reading[edit]

Czech[edit]

Czech Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia cs

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba f (related adjective kubánský, demonym Kubánec, female demonym Kubánka)

  1. Cuba (an island and country in the Caribbean; capital: Havana)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba m anim

  1. a diminutive of the male given name Jakub
Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Kuba in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • Kuba in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989
  • Kuba in Internetová jazyková příručka

Faroese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba f or n

  1. Cuba (an island and country in the Caribbean)

Further reading[edit]

Gagauz[edit]

Gagauz Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia gag

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba

  1. Cuba (a country in the Caribbean)

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba n (proper noun, genitive Kubas or (optionally with an article) Kuba)

  1. Cuba (an island and country in the Caribbean)

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Kuba on the German Wikipedia.Wikipedia de
  • Kuba” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈkubɒ]
  • Hyphenation: Ku‧ba
  • Rhymes: -bɒ

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba

  1. Cuba (an island and country in the Caribbean; official name: Republic of Cuba)
    Synonym: (official name) Kubai Köztársaság

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative Kuba
accusative Kubát
dative Kubának
instrumental Kubával
causal-final Kubáért
translative Kubává
terminative Kubáig
essive-formal Kubaként
essive-modal
inessive Kubában
superessive Kubán
adessive Kubánál
illative Kubába
sublative Kubára
allative Kubához
elative Kubából
delative Kubáról
ablative Kubától
non-attributive
possessive - singular
Kubáé
non-attributive
possessive - plural
Kubáéi
Possessive forms of Kuba
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. Kubám
2nd person sing. Kubád
3rd person sing. Kubája
1st person plural Kubánk
2nd person plural Kubátok
3rd person plural Kubájuk

Derived terms[edit]

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Latgalian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba f

  1. Cuba (an island and country in the Caribbean)

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Latvian[edit]

Kuba
Kubas karogs

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba f (4th declension)

  1. Cuba (an island and country in the Caribbean)

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Synonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

Lithuanian[edit]

 Kuba on Lithuanian Wikipedia
Kuba

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba f

  1. Cuba (an island and country in the Caribbean)

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Lower Sorbian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia dsb

Etymology[edit]

From German Kuba, from Spanish Cuba; disputed, but likely from Taíno cubao (abundant fertile land) or coabana (great place).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba f inan

  1. Cuba (an island and country in the Caribbean)

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish Cuba.

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba f

  1. Cuba (an island and country in the Caribbean)
Declension[edit]
Derived terms[edit]
adjective
nouns

Etymology 2[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba m pers (diminutive Kubuś)

  1. a diminutive of the male given name Jakub
Declension[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Vilamovian: Küba

Further reading[edit]

  • Kuba in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Samogitian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba f

  1. Cuba (an island and country in the Caribbean)

Further reading[edit]

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kǔːba/
  • Hyphenation: Ku‧ba

Proper noun[edit]

Kúba f (Cyrillic spelling Ку́ба)

  1. Cuba (an island and country in the Caribbean)

Declension[edit]

Slovak[edit]

Slovak Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sk

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish Cuba; likely from Taíno [Term?].

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba f (genitive singular Kuby, declension pattern of žena)

  1. Cuba (an island and country in the Caribbean)
Declension[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Kuba”, in Slovníkový portál Jazykovedného ústavu Ľ. Štúra SAV [Dictionary portal of the Ľ. Štúr Institute of Linguistics, Slovak Academy of Science] (in Slovak), https://slovnik.juls.savba.sk, 2024

Etymology 2[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba

  1. genitive of Kubo
  2. accusative of Kubo

Slovene[edit]

Slovene Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sl

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kȗba f

  1. Cuba (an island and country in the Caribbean)

Inflection[edit]

The diacritics used in this section of the entry are non-tonal. If you are a native tonal speaker, please help by adding the tonal marks.
Feminine, a-stem
nominative Kúba
genitive Kúbe
singular
nominative
(imenovȃlnik)
Kúba
genitive
(rodȋlnik)
dative
(dajȃlnik)
accusative
(tožȋlnik)
locative
(mẹ̑stnik)
Kúbi
instrumental
(orọ̑dnik)
Kúbo

Related terms[edit]

Swahili[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba

  1. Alternative spelling of Cuba

Swedish[edit]

Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sv

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba n (genitive Kubas)

  1. Cuba (an island and country in the Caribbean)

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish Cuba.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: Ku‧ba
  • IPA(key): /ˈkuba/, [ˈku.bɐ]

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba (Baybayin spelling ᜃᜓᜊ)

  1. Cuba (an island and country in the Caribbean)

Tetum[edit]

Tetum Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia tet

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba

  1. Cuba (an island and country in the Caribbean)

Turkmen[edit]

Turkmen Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia tk

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba

  1. Cuba (an island and country in the Caribbean)

Upper Sorbian[edit]

Upper Sorbian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia hsb

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba f

  1. Cuba (an island and country in the Caribbean)

Declension[edit]

Uzbek[edit]

 Kuba on Uzbek Wikipedia
Other scripts
Cyrillic Куба (Kuba)
Latin Kuba
Perso-Arabic

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba

  1. Cuba (an island and country in the Caribbean)

Veps[edit]

Veps Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia vep

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba

  1. Cuba (an island and country in the Caribbean)

Yoruba[edit]

Kúbà

Etymology[edit]

From English Cuba.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kúbà

  1. Cuba (an island and country in the Caribbean)