bimbaša

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish بیڭباشی(biñbaşı, lieutenant colonel), from بیڭ(biñ, thousand) + باش(baş, head) – ”one who is the head of a group of thousand”.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bîmbaʃa/
  • Hyphenation: bim‧ba‧ša

Noun[edit]

bȉmbaša m (Cyrillic spelling би̏мбаша)

  1. (regional) centurion
    Synonym: tȉsućnîk / tȉsutnjîk

Declension[edit]

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