kanibal

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Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English cannibal, borrowed from Spanish caníbal, from Taíno caniba, the Taíno form recorded by Christopher Columbus for the Caribs, who were greatly feared. From an Arawakan language, probably Taíno.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ka‧ni‧bal

Noun[edit]

kanibal

  1. a cannibal

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

kanibal m anim

  1. cannibal

Declension[edit]

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish caníbal.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kaˈɲi.bal/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ibal
  • Syllabification: ka‧ni‧bal

Noun[edit]

kanibal m pers (female equivalent kanibalka)

  1. cannibal (organism which eats others of its own species)
  2. cannibal (human)
    Synonyms: antropofag, ludojad, ludożerca

Declension[edit]

Any organism:

Human:

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Further reading[edit]

  • kanibal in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • kanibal in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kǎnibal/
  • Hyphenation: ka‧ni‧bal

Noun[edit]

kànibal m (Cyrillic spelling ка̀нибал)

  1. cannibal

Declension[edit]

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish caníbal with stress shift, from older caríbal, from caribe, from Kalinago karifuna (Island Carib person).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ka‧ni‧bal
  • IPA(key): /kaniˈbal/, [kɐ.nɪˈbal]
  • IPA(key): /ˈkanibal/, [ˈka.nɪ.bɐl] (English influence)

Noun[edit]

kanibál or kánibál (Baybayin spelling ᜃᜈᜒᜊᜎ᜔)

  1. cannibal

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