baobab

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English[edit]

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A baobab.
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Medieval Latin bahobab, from Arabic أَبُو حِبَاب (ʾabū ḥibāb, father of many seeds), from أَبُو (ʾabū, father) + حَبّ (ḥabb, seed).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Particularly: "UK"

Noun[edit]

baobab (plural baobabs)

  1. A tree, Adansonia digitata (and similar species), native to tropical Africa, having a broad swollen trunk and edible gourd-like hanging fruits.

Translations[edit]


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Arabic أَبُو حِبَاب (ʾabū ḥibāb, fruit of many seeds).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

baobab m (plural baobabs)

  1. baobab

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic أَبُو حِبَاب (ʾabū ḥibāb, father of many seeds).

Noun[edit]

baobab m (inv)

  1. baobab (tree)

Polish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

baobab m inan

  1. baobab (tree)

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • baobab in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

baobab m (plural baobabs)

  1. Alternative form of baobá

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic أَبُو حِبَاب (ʾabū ḥibāb, father of many seeds), from أَبُو (ʾabū, father) + حَبّ (ḥabb, seed).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ba̠.o̞ˈβ̞a̠β̞]

Noun[edit]

baobab m (plural baobabs)

  1. baobab