babica

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From bȁba +‎ -ica.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bâbit͡sa/
  • Hyphenation: ba‧bi‧ca

Noun[edit]

bȁbica f (Cyrillic spelling ба̏бица)

  1. midwife
  2. (obsolete) wet nurse
  3. nanny
  4. (term of endearment) grandmother

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • babica” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From bába +‎ -ica.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bábica f

  1. midwife
  2. grandmother

Inflection[edit]

Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. bábica
gen. sing. bábice
singular dual plural
nominative bábica bábici bábice
accusative bábico bábici bábice
genitive bábice bábic bábic
dative bábici bábicama bábicam
locative bábici bábicah bábicah
instrumental bábico bábicama bábicami

Derived terms[edit]