Kuba

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See also: kuba, Kúba, kubā, and Küba

Afrikaans[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch Cuba.

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba

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

Breton[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba

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

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba f

  1. Cuba (an island and country in the Caribbean)
  2. A pet form of the male given name Jakub.

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Further reading[edit]


German[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia de

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkuːba/
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba n (genitive Kubas)

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

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Hungarian[edit]

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 Kuba on Hungarian Wikipedia

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: Kubai Köztársaság (official name)

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

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Latvian[edit]

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 Kuba on Latvian Wikipedia
Kuba
Kubas karogs

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba f (4th declension)

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

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Lithuanian[edit]

Lithuanian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia lt
Kuba

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba f

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

Declension[edit]


This Lithuanian entry was created from the translations listed at Cuba. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see Kuba in the Lithuanian Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) October 2009

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Lower Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Disputed; likely from Taíno cubao (abundant fertile land) or coabana (great place).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba f

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

Declension[edit]


Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Spanish Cuba.

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba f

  1. Cuba (an island and country in the Caribbean)
Declension[edit]
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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 Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • Kuba in Polish dictionaries at PWN

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)

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Slovak[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba f (genitive Kuby) declension pattern žena

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

References[edit]

  • Kuba in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Etymology 2[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba

  1. genitive of Kubo
  2. accusative of Kubo

Slovene[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kȗba f

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

Inflection[edit]

Feminine, a-stem
nominative Kúba
genitive Kúbe
singular
nominative Kúba
accusative Kúbo
genitive Kúbe
dative Kúbi
locative Kúbi
instrumental Kúbo

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Swahili[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba

  1. Alternative spelling of Cuba

Swedish[edit]

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.

Proper noun[edit]

Kuba

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