haba

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Acehnese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Arabic خَبَر ‎(ḵabar, news).

Noun[edit]

haba

  1. news

Faliscan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *bʰabā, *bʰabʰā ‎(bean). Cognate with Latin faba.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

haba f

  1. bean

Finnish[edit]

(index ha)

Noun[edit]

haba

  1. (colloquial) biceps

Declension[edit]

Inflection of haba (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative haba habat
genitive haban habojen
partitive habaa haboja
illative habaan haboihin
singular plural
nominative haba habat
accusative nom. haba habat
gen. haban
genitive haban habojen
habainrare
partitive habaa haboja
inessive habassa haboissa
elative habasta haboista
illative habaan haboihin
adessive haballa haboilla
ablative habalta haboilta
allative haballe haboille
essive habana haboina
translative habaksi haboiksi
instructive haboin
abessive habatta haboitta
comitative haboineen

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Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

haba

  1. Romanization of 𐌷𐌰𐌱𐌰

Irish[edit]

Noun[edit]

haba

  1. h-prothesized form of aba

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

haba

  1. rōmaji reading of はば

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from the verb habēn

Noun[edit]

haba f

  1. property

Descendants[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈa.ba/, [ˈa.βa]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin faba.

Noun[edit]

haba f ‎(plural habas)

  1. broad bean, horse bean (Fabaceae, Vicia faba)
  2. bean (cocoa)
  3. ballot ball
  4. nodule (in stone)
  5. nugget of ore (with gangue)
  6. bump (caused by insect bite)

Usage notes[edit]

  • The feminine noun haba is like other feminine nouns starting with a stressed a sound in that it takes the definite article el (normally reserved for masculine nouns) in the singular when there is no intervening adjective:
el haba
  • However, if an adjective intervenes between the article and the noun, the article reverts to la.

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Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

haba ‎(invariable)

  1. few

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