gabi

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: Gabi and gab-i

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Cebuano gabi.

Noun[edit]

gabi

  1. Colocasia esculenta, raised as a food primarily for its corm, which distantly resembles potato.
  2. Any of several other species with similar corms and growth habit in Colocasia, Alocasia etc.
  3. Food from a taro plant.

Anagrams[edit]


Cebuano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ga‧bi

Noun[edit]

gabi

  1. the taro plant (Colocasia esculenta)
  2. any of several other species with similar corms and growth habit in Colocasia, Alocasia etc.
  3. the corms of this plant
  4. the leaves of this plant used as vegetable

Derived terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Gamilaraay[edit]

gabi

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

gabi

  1. A male marriage class or skin group. A gabi can marry only a yibathaa; his sons will be gambu, and his daughters buuthaa.

Etymology 2[edit]

From English coffee.

Noun[edit]

gabi

  1. coffee

References[edit]

  • Peter Austin, A Reference Dictionary of Gamilaraay, northern New South Wales (1993)
  • Dhiirrala Gamilaraay Yuwaalaraay Language Program St Joseph School Po Box 125 Walgett NSW 2368 Australia
  • (2003) Gamilaraay Yuwaalaraay Yuwaalayaay Dictionary
  • (2015) Ma Gamilaraay

Hiligaynon[edit]

Noun[edit]

gábi

  1. taro

Tagakaulu Kalagan[edit]

Noun[edit]

gabi

  1. night

Tagalog[edit]

Noun[edit]

Pronunciation 1[edit]

gabí (Baybayin spelling ᜄᜊᜒ)

  1. evening, night

Pronunciation 2[edit]

gabi (Baybayin spelling ᜄᜊᜒ)

  1. taro plant

See also[edit]