cuba

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See also: Cuba, cúba, cubà, Cúba, and čuba

French[edit]

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cuba

  1. third-person singular past historic of cuber

Italian[edit]

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cuba

  1. feminine singular of cubo

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cuba f (plural cube)

  1. cupola

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Latin[edit]

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cubā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of cubō

References[edit]

  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “cuba”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • cuba in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers

Portuguese[edit]

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From Old Portuguese cuba, from Latin cūpa (cask; vat).

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cuba f (plural cubas)

  1. cask (large barrel for the storage of liquid, especially of alcoholic drinks)
  2. industrial vat (large tub)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cupa.

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cuba f (plural cubas)

  1. barrel

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