embe

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Middle English[edit]

Adverb[edit]

embe

  1. Alternative form of umbe

Preposition[edit]

embe

  1. Alternative form of umbe

Swahili[edit]

embe

Etymology[edit]

An early borrowing from an Indo-Iranian language; compare Marathi आंबा (āmbā) from Sanskrit आम्र (āmra), and Persian انبه (anbe). Compare Bemba iyembe, Kongo riembe, Luganda omuyembe.

Noun[edit]

embe (ma class, plural maembe)

  1. mango (tropical fruit)

Derived terms[edit]