babba

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Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *bō-. Compare Saterland Frisian Baabe (father, dad).

Noun[edit]

babba m (no inflection)

  1. (familiar) dad, daddy
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

babba (third person singular past indicative babbaði, third person plural past indicative babbaðu, supine babbað)

  1. to kid
Conjugation[edit]
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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

bab +‎ -ba

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈbɒbːɒ]
  • Hyphenation: bab‧ba

Noun[edit]

babba

  1. illative singular of bab

Nyunga[edit]

Adjective[edit]

babba

  1. bad, foolish, childish, weak

References[edit]

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Sicilian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbabba/
  • Hyphenation: bab‧ba

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin babbìus (fool).

Noun[edit]

babba f (plural babbi)

  1. fool, silly, stupid

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin barba (beard).

Noun[edit]

babba m, f (plural babbi)

  1. (anatomy) beard