Saba

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See also: saba, sabá, and saba'

English[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Saba

  1. An island in the southern part of the Caribbean Sea off the west coast of Venezuela, a special municipality of the Netherlands.

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsa.ba/, [ˈs̪äːbä]
  • Rhymes: -aba
  • Stress: Sàba
  • Hyphenation: Sa‧ba

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin Saba, from Ancient Greek Σάβα (Sába), from Hebrew שְׁבָא (Šəḇā).

Proper noun 1[edit]

Saba f

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  1. (biblical) Sheba

Proper noun 2[edit]

Saba m

  1. a male given name of historical usage, equivalent to English Sheba

Etymology 2[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Saba m

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  1. Saba, an island in the Caribbean Netherlands.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Σάβα (Sába), from Hebrew שְׁבָא (Šəḇā).

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Proper noun[edit]

Saba f (genitive Sabae); first declension

  1. (biblical) Sheba

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular
nominative Saba
genitive Sabae
dative Sabae
accusative Sabam
ablative Sabā
vocative Saba

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References[edit]

  • Saba” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Saba in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Saba in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly