budža

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See also: budzã

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

By metathesis from Ottoman Turkish جب(cübb), from Arabic جُبّ(jubb, cistern, well; pit, fosse).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bǔːd͡ʒa/
  • Hyphenation: bu‧dža

Noun[edit]

búdža f (Cyrillic spelling бу́џа)

  1. (regional, obsolete) cudgel, club
  2. (regional, obsolete) pit
  3. (regional, obsolete) prison
  4. a powerful person; figurehead, kingpin, bigwig

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • budža” in Hrvatski jezični portal