kobra

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See also: Kobra and kóbra

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Portuguese cobra from Vulgar Latin *colobra from Latin colūbra (snake).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kobra f

  1. cobra (Various venomous snakes of the family Elapidae)
  2. (volleyball, jargon) cobra (a method of playing the ball using stiff fingers above the head)

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ kobra in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, electronic version, Leda, 2007

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkoːbrɑ/, [ˈko̞ːbrɑ] (usually)
  • IPA(key): /ˈkobrɑ/, [ˈko̞brɑ] (spelling pronunciation)
  • Rhymes: -obrɑ
  • Hyphenation: kob‧ra

Noun[edit]

kobra

  1. cobra (venomous snake)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of kobra (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominativekobrakobrat
genitivekobrankobrien
partitivekobraakobria
illativekobraankobriin
singularplural
nominativekobrakobrat
accusativenom.kobrakobrat
gen.kobran
genitivekobrankobrien
kobrainrare
partitivekobraakobria
inessivekobrassakobrissa
elativekobrastakobrista
illativekobraankobriin
adessivekobrallakobrilla
ablativekobraltakobrilta
allativekobrallekobrille
essivekobranakobrina
translativekobraksikobriksi
instructivekobrin
abessivekobrattakobritta
comitativekobrineen

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Anagrams[edit]


Guinea-Bissau Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese cobra. Cognates with Kabuverdianu kobra.

The Portuguese word comes from Latin colubra.

Noun[edit]

kobra

  1. snake
  2. serpent

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈkobrɒ]
  • Hyphenation: kob‧ra

Noun[edit]

kobra (plural kobrák)

  1. cobra

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singularplural
nominativekobrakobrák
accusativekobrátkobrákat
dativekobránakkobráknak
instrumentalkobrávalkobrákkal
causal-finalkobráértkobrákért
translativekobrávákobrákká
terminativekobráigkobrákig
essive-formalkobrakéntkobrákként
essive-modal
inessivekobrábankobrákban
superessivekobránkobrákon
adessivekobránálkobráknál
illativekobrábakobrákba
sublativekobrárakobrákra
allativekobráhozkobrákhoz
elativekobrábólkobrákból
delativekobrárólkobrákról
ablativekobrátólkobráktól
Possessive forms of kobra
possessorsingle possessionmultiple possessions
1st person sing.kobrámkobráim
2nd person sing.kobrádkobráid
3rd person sing.kobrájakobrái
1st person pluralkobránkkobráink
2nd person pluralkobrátokkobráitok
3rd person pluralkobrájukkobráik

Kabuverdianu[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Portuguese cobra.

Noun[edit]

kobra

  1. snake

Etymology 2[edit]

From Portuguese cobrar (to charge), from Old Portuguese cobrar, from Latin recuperāre.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

kobra

  1. to charge (to request payment)

References[edit]

  • “kobra” in 2002, Jürgen Lang, Dicionário do Crioulo da Ilha de Santiago (Cabo Verde), Gunter Narr Verlag Tübingen.

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Portuguese cobra, from Latin colubra.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kobra f

  1. cobra

Declension[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Portuguese cobra, cobra de capelo (snake with hood), based on Latin colubra

Noun[edit]

kobra m (definite singular kobraen, indefinite plural kobraer, definite plural kobraene)

  1. a cobra (snake of family Elapidae)

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Portuguese cobra, cobra de capelo (snake with hood), based on Latin colubra

Noun[edit]

kobra m (definite singular kobraen, indefinite plural kobraer or kobraar, definite plural kobraene or kobraane)

  1. a cobra (snake of family Elapidae)

References[edit]


Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Portuguese cobra.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɔ.bra/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

kobra f

  1. cobra

Declension[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kôbra/
  • Hyphenation: kob‧ra

Noun[edit]

kȍbra f (Cyrillic spelling ко̏бра)

  1. cobra

Declension[edit]


Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese cobra.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kobra f (genitive singular kobry, nominative plural kobry, genitive plural kobier, declension pattern of žena)

  1. cobra (snake)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • kobra in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

kobra c

  1. cobra; a snake

Declension[edit]

Declension of kobra 
SingularPlural
IndefiniteDefiniteIndefiniteDefinite
Nominativekobrakobrankobrorkobrorna
Genitivekobraskobranskobrorskobrornas

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Portuguese cobra.

Noun[edit]

kobra (definite accusative kobrayı, plural kobralar)

  1. cobra (venomous snake)

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominativekobra
Definite accusativekobrayı
SingularPlural
Nominativekobrakobralar
Definite accusativekobrayıkobraları
Dativekobrayakobralara
Locativekobradakobralarda
Ablativekobradankobralardan
Genitivekobranınkobraların