bibi

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

bibi (plural bibis)

  1. (India) grandmother

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Azerbaijani[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic биби
Roman bibi
Perso-Arabic بیبی

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Persian بی بی (bi-bi).

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

bibi (definite accusative bibini, plural bibilər)

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

Etymology 1[edit]

Unknown.

Noun[edit]

bibi

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

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Etymology 2[edit]

Unknown.

Noun[edit]

bibi

  1. an edible saltwater clam, Venerupis philippinarum

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French bibi.

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 dimunitive: 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)

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Hiligaynon[edit]

Noun[edit]

bíbi

  1. duck

Noun[edit]

bîbî or bíbì

  1. shore, beach

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay bibi.

Noun[edit]

bibi

  1. aunt

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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

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Short for biberón.

Noun[edit]

bibi m (plural bibis)

  1. (colloquial) baby bottle

Swahili[edit]

Noun[edit]

bibi (ma class, plural mabibi)

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

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

bibi

  1. paternal aunt (sister of father)

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