bomba

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing 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[New York Times], Pop and Rock Listings:
      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).

Noun[edit]

bomba f ‎(plural bombes)

  1. bomb
  2. pump

Derived terms[edit]


Chamorro[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish bomba.

Noun[edit]

bomba

  1. bomb
  2. pump

Verb[edit]

bomba

  1. to bomb
  2. to pump

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

bomba f

  1. bomb (explosive)

Derived terms[edit]

External links[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

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

bomba ‎(plural bombák)

  1. bomb

Declension[edit]

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Dutch pomp.

Noun[edit]

bomba

  1. pump

Italian[edit]

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Wikipedia it

Noun[edit]

bomba f ‎(plural bombe)

  1. bomb

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Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Portuguese bomba.

Noun[edit]

bomba

  1. firefighter, fire brigade
  2. pump

Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian bomba.

Noun[edit]

bomba f ‎(plural bombi)

  1. bomb

Northern Sami[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Norwegian bombe.

Noun[edit]

bomba

  1. bomb

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of bomba (even, 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

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, f

  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

  1. definite singular of bombe

Verb[edit]

bomba

  1. past of bombe

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bomba f ‎(plural bomby)

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

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing 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

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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) affirmative imperative of bombar

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

bȏmba f ‎(Cyrillic spelling бо̑мба)

  1. bomb

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Slovak[edit]

Noun[edit]

bomba f

  1. bomb (explosive)

Derived terms[edit]

External links[edit]

  • bomba in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Slovene[edit]

Slovene Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia sl

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bómba f ‎(genitive bómbe, nominative plural bómbe)

  1. bomb

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bombus ‎(noise).

Adjective[edit]

bomba

  1. feminine singular of 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

Derived terms[edit]


Swahili[edit]

bomba

Noun[edit]

bomba (needs class)

  1. pipe (hollow tube)


This Swahili entry was created from the translations listed at pipe. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see bomba in the Swahili Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) July 2009


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

bomb +‎ -a

Verb[edit]

bomba

  1. to bomb (to attack with bombs)

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian bomba.

Noun[edit]

bomba ‎(definite accusative bombayı, plural bombalar)

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

Declension[edit]