kalba

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See also: kalbą

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

kalba f

  1. (colloquial) carousal, drinking party

Synonyms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • kalba in Kartotéka Novočeského lexikálního archivu

Lithuanian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *kele- (to shout), which is imitative; see also Old English hlowan (to low, make a noise like a cow), Old High German halan (to call), Ancient Greek κλεδον (kledon, report, fame), κλήση (klḗsē, to call), κέλαδος (kélados, noise), Middle Irish cailech (cock), Latin calō (to call out, announce solemnly), Sanskrit उषःकल (uṣaḥkala, cock, literally dawn-calling).

Pronunciation 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

kalbà f (plural kal̃bos) stress pattern 4

  1. language
  2. speech (vocal communication)
Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Pronunciation 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

kal̃ba f

  1. vocative singular form of kalba.

Verb[edit]

kal̃ba

  1. third-person singular present tense of kalbėti.
  2. third-person plural present tense of kalbėti.

Samogitian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *kele- (to shout).

Noun[edit]

kalba f (plural kalbas)

  1. language

Declension[edit]