biba

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See also: bībā and bibą

Atong (India)[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.).

Noun[edit]

biba

  1. breath, vapor, steam

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

biba

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ビバ

Papiamentu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese viver or Spanish vivir. Compare Kabuverdianu vive.

Verb[edit]

biba

  1. to live
  2. to dwell

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin bibō. [First attested in 1900.][1][2]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbi.ba/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -iba
  • Syllabification: bi‧ba

Noun[edit]

biba f (diminutive bibka)

  1. (colloquial) party, bash, particularly one with alcohol
    Synonyms: see Thesaurus:impreza
    udana bibaa successful bash
    wielka bibaa huge bash
    urządzać bibęto throw a bash
    iść/pójść na bibęto go to a bash

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

noun
verb

References[edit]

  1. ^ Leo Belmont (1900) W wieku nerwowym: powieść oryginala : w dwóch częściach[1]
  2. ^ biba in Narodowy Fotokorpus Języka Polskiego

Further reading[edit]

  • biba in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • biba in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

biba f (plural bibas)

  1. (vulgar, slang, Brazil) a homosexual man; a fag
    Synonyms: bicha, viado, boiola