bomba

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See also: Bomba and bombă

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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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Anagrams[edit]


Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bombus (noise).

Noun[edit]

bomba f (plural bombes)

  1. bomb
  2. pump

Derived terms[edit]


Cebuano[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Calque of English bomb.

Noun[edit]

bomba

  1. a bomb; an explosive

Verb[edit]

bomba

  1. to bomb; to attack using one or more bombs; to bombard

Etymology 2[edit]

Undetermined.

Noun[edit]

bomba

  1. (dated) pornography

Adjective[edit]

bomba

  1. pornographic

Etymology 3[edit]

From Spanish bomba.

Noun[edit]

bomba

  1. the pump of a well

Verb[edit]

bomba

  1. to pump out water
  2. to pump in air

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.

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • bomba in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • bomba in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

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
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]


Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch pomp.

Noun[edit]

bomba

  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.

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

Noun[edit]

bomba f (plural bombe)

  1. bomb

Derived terms[edit]

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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]

Derived terms[edit]


Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Portuguese bomba.

Noun[edit]

bomba (plural bomba-bomba, third person possessive bombanya)

  1. firefighter, fire brigade
  2. pump

Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed 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]


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, 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 (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)

Descendants[edit]

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

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:
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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bómba f (genitive bómbe, nominative plural bómbe)

  1. bomb

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bombus (noise).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbomba/, [ˈbõmba]

Adjective[edit]

bomba

  1. Feminine singular of adjective bombo.

Noun[edit]

bomba f (plural bombas)

  1. bomb
  2. pump
  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. (Latin America) firecracker
  10. (Colombia, Costa Rica, Chile, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Panama, Venezuela) petrol station, garage, filling station, gas station, service station

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

(diminutive bombilla or bombita)

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