bomba

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See also: Bomba and bombă

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish bomba.

Noun[edit]

bomba (uncountable)

  1. (music) A form of traditional drumming, and an associated form of dance, from Puerto Rico
    • 2009, January 23, Pop and Rock Listings[1]:
      This eclectic group is dedicated to preserving the Puerto Rican traditions of bomba and plena, two drum-focused (and African-derived) forms of traditional dance music.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bombus (noise).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bomba f (plural bombes)

  1. bomb
  2. pump

Derived terms[edit]


Cebuano[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Spanish bomba.

Noun[edit]

bomba

  1. a bomb; an explosive
  2. the pump of a well

Verb[edit]

bomba

  1. to bomb; to attack using one or more bombs; to bombard
  2. to pump out water
  3. to pump in air

Etymology 2[edit]

Undetermined.

Noun[edit]

bomba

  1. (dated) pornography

Adjective[edit]

bomba

  1. pornographic

Chamorro[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish bomba.

Noun[edit]

bomba

  1. bomb
  2. pump

Verb[edit]

bomba

  1. to bomb
  2. to pump

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈbomba]
  • Rhymes: -omba
  • Hyphenation: bom‧ba

Noun[edit]

bomba f

  1. bomb (explosive)
  2. (sports) howitzer (hard shot)
    • 2013, Petr Bílek, Obsluhoval jsem zlatou generaci, Praha: XYZ, →ISBN, page 97:
      Tak, pánové, v moderním hokeji rozhodují vstřelené branky. Kdo jich dá víc, vyhrává. Tak proto musíme dát o jednu bombu k tyči víc než soupeř. Hlavně bomby k tyči a jdeme ma to.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

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Further reading[edit]


French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

bomba

  1. third-person singular past historic of bomber

Hungarian[edit]

Hungarian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia hu

Etymology[edit]

A wanderword. Primarily via German Bombe and Italian bomba.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈbombɒ]
  • Hyphenation: bom‧ba

Noun[edit]

bomba (plural bombák)

  1. bomb (an explosive device used or intended as a weapon)

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative bomba bombák
accusative bombát bombákat
dative bombának bombáknak
instrumental bombával bombákkal
causal-final bombáért bombákért
translative bombává bombákká
terminative bombáig bombákig
essive-formal bombaként bombákként
essive-modal
inessive bombában bombákban
superessive bombán bombákon
adessive bombánál bombáknál
illative bombába bombákba
sublative bombára bombákra
allative bombához bombákhoz
elative bombából bombákból
delative bombáról bombákról
ablative bombától bombáktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
bombáé bombáké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
bombáéi bombákéi
Possessive forms of bomba
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. bombám bombáim
2nd person sing. bombád bombáid
3rd person sing. bombája bombái
1st person plural bombánk bombáink
2nd person plural bombátok bombáitok
3rd person plural bombájuk bombáik

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch pomp.

Noun[edit]

bomba (plural, first-person possessive bombaku, second-person possessive bombamu, third-person possessive bombanya)

  1. pump

Irish[edit]

Noun[edit]

bomba m (genitive singular bomba, nominative plural bombaí)

  1. Alternative form of buama (bomb)

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bomba bhomba mbomba
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

Noun[edit]

bomba f (plural bombe)

  1. bomb

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Lithuanian[edit]

Lithuanian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia lt

Noun[edit]

bomba f

  1. bomb (device filled with explosives)
    aviacinė bombaaerial bomb
    cheminė bombachemical bomb
    laiko bombatime bomb
    vandenilio bombahydrogen bomb

Inflection[edit]

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Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Portuguese bomba.

Noun[edit]

bomba (plural bomba-bomba, informal 1st possessive bombaku, impolite 2nd possessive bombamu, 3rd possessive bombanya)

  1. firefighter, fire brigade
  2. pump

Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian bomba.

Noun[edit]

bomba f (plural bombi)

  1. bomb

Northern Sami[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Norwegian bombe.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈpomːpa/

Noun[edit]

bomba

  1. bomb

Inflection[edit]

Even a-stem, mb-mbb gradation
Nominative bomba
Genitive bombba
Singular Plural
Nominative bomba bombbat
Accusative bombba bombbaid
Genitive bombba bombbaid
Illative bombii bombbaide
Locative bombbas bombbain
Comitative bombbain bombbaiguin
Essive bomban
Possessive forms
Singular Dual Plural
1st person bomban bombame bombamet
2nd person bombat bombade bombadet
3rd person bombas bombaska bombaset

Further reading[edit]

  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002-2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[2], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland

Norwegian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bomba

  1. (figuratively, slang, of a location) As if a bombshell had gone off; extremely untidy.

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

bomba m sg or f sg

  1. definite singular of bombe

Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

bomba

  1. simple past of bombe
  2. past participle of bombe

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

bomba f sg

  1. definite singular of bombe

Verb[edit]

bomba

  1. past of bombe

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbɔm.ba/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

bomba f (plural bomby)

  1. bomb
  2. Clipping of bomba kryptologiczna (cryptologic bomba) (an electromechanical machine used to break the German Enigma cipher).

Declension[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian bomba, from Latin bombus (a booming sound), from Ancient Greek βόμβος (bómbos, booming, humming, buzzing).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bomba f (plural bombas)

  1. bomb
  2. pump

Related terms[edit]

  • bombar (to be very popular)
bomb
pump

Descendants[edit]

  • Gujarati: બંબો (bambo)
  • Hindi: बंबा (bambā)
  • Malay: bomba
  • Marathi: बंब (bamb)

Verb[edit]

bomba

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of bombar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of bombar

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French bomber.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

a bomba (third-person singular present bombează, past participle bombat1st conj.

  1. (intransitive or reflexive) to bulge
  2. (transitive) to cause to bulge

Conjugation[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bôːmba/
  • Hyphenation: bom‧ba

Noun[edit]

bȏmba f (Cyrillic spelling бо̑мба)

  1. bomb

Declension[edit]


Slovak[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bomba f (genitive singular bomby, nominative plural bomby, genitive plural bômb, declension pattern of žena)

  1. bomb (explosive)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • bomba in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Slovene[edit]

Slovene Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sl

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bọ̑mba f

  1. bomb

Inflection[edit]

Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. bómba
gen. sing. bómbe
singular dual plural
nominative bómba bómbi bómbe
accusative bómbo bómbi bómbe
genitive bómbe bómb bómb
dative bómbi bómbama bómbam
locative bómbi bómbah bómbah
instrumental bómbo bómbama bómbami

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bombus (noise).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbomba/, [ˈbõmba]

Noun[edit]

bomba f (plural bombas)

  1. bomb (an explosive device used or intended as a weapon)
  2. pump (a device for moving or compressing a liquid or gas)
  3. adjustable metal slide used to tune brass instruments
  4. lamp globe
  5. something unusual producing excitement
  6. something extraordinary
  7. smash hit
  8. high-hat
  9. (Andalucía, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Peru, colloquial) drunkenness
  10. (Latin America) firecracker
  11. (Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Panama, Venezuela) petrol station, garage, filling station, gas station, service station

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bomba

  1. Feminine singular of adjective bombo.

Further reading[edit]


Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Portuguese bomba.

Noun[edit]

bomba (ma class, plural mabomba)

  1. pipe, pipeline
  2. pump

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From bomb +‎ -a.

Verb[edit]

bomba

  1. to bomb (attack with bombs)

Conjugation[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish bomba.

Noun[edit]

bomba

  1. bomb

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian bomba.

Noun[edit]

bomba (definite accusative bombayı, plural bombalar)

  1. bomb (explosive device used or intended as a weapon)

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative bomba
Definite accusative bombayı
Singular Plural
Nominative bomba bombalar
Definite accusative bombayı bombaları
Dative bombaya bombalara
Locative bombada bombalarda
Ablative bombadan bombalardan
Genitive bombanın bombaların
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular bombam bombalarım
2nd singular bomban bombaların
3rd singular bombası bombaları
1st plural bombamız bombalarımız
2nd plural bombanız bombalarınız
3rd plural bombaları bombaları