bibi

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hindi बीबी (bībī), from Persian بی‌بی(bi-bi).

Noun[edit]

bibi (plural bibis)

  1. (India) grandmother

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Alangan[edit]

Noun[edit]

bibî

  1. mouth

Azerbaijani[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic биби
Roman bibi
Perso-Arabic بیبی

Etymology[edit]

From Persian بی‌بی(bi-bi).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [biˈbi]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: bi‧bi

Noun[edit]

bibi (definite accusative bibini, plural bibilər)

  1. paternal aunt, ("syster of one's father")
Declension[edit]

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Barngarla[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bibi

  1. egg

Note[edit]

cf. bardi

References[edit]


Cebuano[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Unknown.

Noun[edit]

bibi

  1. a duck; any member of the form taxon of ducks

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Unknown.

Noun[edit]

bibi

  1. an edible saltwater clam, Venerupis philippinarum

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French bibi.

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • Hyphenation: bi‧bi

Pronoun[edit]

bibi

  1. (informal, Belgium) yours truly (I, me or myself)
    Synonyms: ik, ikzelf

Usage notes[edit]

The accompanying verb is conjugated in the 3rd person singular. The word also has a diminutive: bibieke.


French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bibi (invariable)

  1. dual-mode

Noun[edit]

bibi m (plural bibis)

  1. a small, lady's hat
  2. a bauble or trinket

Pronoun[edit]

bibi ?

  1. (informal) yours truly (I, me or myself)

Synonyms[edit]


Guinea-Bissau Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese beber. Cognate with Kabuverdianu bebi.

Verb[edit]

bibi

  1. to drink

Hiligaynon[edit]

Noun[edit]

bíbi

  1. duck

Noun[edit]

bîbî or bíbì

  1. shore, beach

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈbibi]
  • Hyphenation: bi‧bi
  • Rhymes: -bi

Noun[edit]

bibi (plural bibik)

  1. (childish) (minor) cut, wound
    Synonyms: seb, sérülés, sebesülés, (minor) karcolás
  2. (informal) something amiss, defect, problem, hitch, snag

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative bibi bibik
accusative bibit bibiket
dative bibinek bibiknek
instrumental bibivel bibikkel
causal-final bibiért bibikért
translative bibivé bibikké
terminative bibiig bibikig
essive-formal bibiként bibikként
essive-modal
inessive bibiben bibikben
superessive bibin bibiken
adessive bibinél bibiknél
illative bibibe bibikbe
sublative bibire bibikre
allative bibihez bibikhez
elative bibiből bibikből
delative bibiről bibikről
ablative bibitől bibiktől
non-attributive
possessive - singular
bibié bibiké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
bibiéi bibikéi
Possessive forms of bibi
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. bibim bibijeim
2nd person sing. bibid bibijeid
3rd person sing. bibije bibijei
1st person plural bibink bibijeink
2nd person plural bibitek bibijeitek
3rd person plural bibijük bibijeik

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • bibi in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh. A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN
  • bibi in Ittzés, Nóra (ed.). A magyar nyelv nagyszótára (’A Comprehensive Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 2006–2031 (work in progress; published A–ez as of 2021)

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay bibi.

Noun[edit]

bibi (first-person possessive bibiku, second-person possessive bibimu, third-person possessive bibinya)

  1. aunt

Synonyms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

bibi

  1. Rōmaji transcription of びび

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

bibī

  1. first-person singular perfect active indicative of bibō

Rukai[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Tagalog bibe.

Noun[edit]

bibi

  1. duck

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Short for biberón.

Noun[edit]

bibi m (plural bibis)

  1. (colloquial) baby bottle

Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Omani Arabic [script needed] (bībi), from Persian بی‌بی(bi-bi).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bibi (ma class, plural mabibi)

  1. lady; mistress (female master or the female equivalent of a gentleman)
  2. Mrs.
  3. grandmother
  4. (card games) queen

Coordinate terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Playing cards in Swahili · karata za kucheza (layout · text)
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Ternate[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bibi

  1. any of several fish in Tetraodontidae and Ostraciidae

References[edit]

  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh

Tetum[edit]

Noun[edit]

bibi

  1. goat

Thao[edit]

Noun[edit]

bibi

  1. (anatomy) chin

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish بی بی(bîbî), from Persian بی‌بی(bi-bi).

Noun[edit]

bibi

  1. paternal aunt (sister of father)

Synonyms[edit]

See also[edit]


Yami[edit]

Noun[edit]

bibi

  1. duck