laba

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See also: Laba, LABA, lába, labā, labă, lǎbā, lǎba, and Łaba

Bikol Central[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Tagalog haba.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: la‧ba
  • IPA(key): /ˈlabaʔ/

Noun[edit]

labà

  1. length (measurement)
    Synonym: lawig
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish lava, from lavar. Doublet of labar.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: la‧ba
  • IPA(key): /laˈba/

Verb[edit]

labá

  1. to launder; to wash clothes
Derived terms[edit]

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish lava, from lavar.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: la‧ba
  • IPA(key): /laˈba/, [l̪ʌˈba]

Verb[edit]

laba

  1. to wash, to launder.

Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *lapa.

Noun[edit]

laba (genitive [please provide], partitive [please provide])

  1. blade (flat surface)

Declension[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • laba in Eesti keele seletav sõnaraamat

Guinea-Bissau Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese lavar. Cognate with Kabuverdianu laba.

Verb[edit]

laba

  1. to wash

Hausa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /láː.bàː/
    • (Standard Kano Hausa) IPA(key): [láː.bàː]

Noun[edit]

lābā̀ f (plural lābōbī, possessed form lābàr̃)

  1. pound (unit of weight)

Hiligaynon[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lábà

  1. long in length

Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Malay laba, from Classical Malay laba, from Sanskrit लाभ (lābha, profit).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈlaba]
  • Hyphenation: la‧ba

Noun[edit]

laba (first-person possessive labaku, second-person possessive labamu, third-person possessive labanya)

  1. profit
    Synonym: keuntungan
  2. benefit
    Synonyms: faedah, guna, manfaat

Derived terms[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Ingrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *lapa.

Noun[edit]

laba

  1. blade (a flat surface)

Kabuverdianu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese lavar.

Verb[edit]

laba

  1. to wash

Karelian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *lapa.

Noun[edit]

laba

  1. blade (a flat surface)

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

labā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of labō

References[edit]


Latvian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

laba

  1. genitive singular masculine form of labs
  2. nominative singular feminine form of labs

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit लाभ (lābha, profit).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

laba (plural laba-laba, informal 1st possessive labaku, 2nd possessive labamu, 3rd possessive labanya)

  1. profit
    Synonym: keuntungan
  2. benefit
    Synonyms: faedah, guna, manfaat

Derived terms[edit]


Masbatenyo[edit]

Noun[edit]

labà

  1. length

Northern Qiang[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

laba

  1. flower

Papiamentu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese lavar and Spanish lavar and Kabuverdianu laba.

Verb[edit]

laba

  1. to wash

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Labe.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈla.ba/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aba
  • Syllabification: la‧ba

Noun[edit]

laba f

  1. (colloquial) leisure, free time

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

laba f

  1. definite nominative/accusative singular of labă

Somali[edit]

Somali cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : laba
    Ordinal : labaad

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Cushitic *ɬa(a)ma. Cognate to Afar nammay and Oromo lama.

Numeral[edit]

laba

  1. two

Southern Ndebele[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronoun[edit]

laba

  1. these; class 2 proximal demonstrative.

Swazi[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronoun[edit]

laba

  1. these; class 2 proximal demonstrative.

Etymology 2[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronoun[edit]

laba

  1. that over there, yonder; class 1 remote demonstrative.

Etymology 3[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronoun[edit]

laba

  1. that over there, yonder; class 3 remote demonstrative.

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish lavar.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: la‧ba
  • IPA(key): /laˈba/, [lɐˈba]

Noun[edit]

labá

  1. washing of clothes; laundering
    Synonym: paglalaba
Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish lava or English lava.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: la‧ba
  • IPA(key): /ˈlaba/, [ˈlɐ.bɐ]

Noun[edit]

laba

  1. lava

Etymology 3[edit]

From Malay laba, from Sanskrit लाभ (lābha, profit).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: la‧ba
  • IPA(key): /laˈbaʔ/, [lɐˈbaʔ] (growth; increase)
  • IPA(key): /ˈlabaʔ/, [ˈlɐ.bɐʔ] (crescent shape)

Noun[edit]

labâ

  1. growth; increase
    Synonyms: laki, paglaki, lago, paglago, tubo, sibol, dagdag
  2. big profit; big gain
  3. usury; usurious interest
    Synonyms: usura, labis na tubo

Noun[edit]

labà

  1. crescent (shape), usually of the waxing of the moon
Derived terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *lapa.

Noun[edit]

laba

  1. (clarification of this definition is needed) foot

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of laba
nominative sing. laba
genitive sing. laban
partitive sing. labad
partitive plur. laboid
singular plural
nominative laba labad
accusative laban labad
genitive laban laboiden
partitive labad laboid
essive-instructive laban laboin
translative labaks laboikš
inessive labas laboiš
elative labaspäi laboišpäi
illative ? laboihe
adessive labal laboil
ablative labalpäi laboilpäi
allative labale laboile
abessive labata laboita
comitative labanke laboidenke
prolative labadme laboidme
approximative I labanno laboidenno
approximative II labannoks laboidennoks
egressive labannopäi laboidennopäi
terminative I ? laboihesai
terminative II labalesai laboilesai
terminative III labassai
additive I ? laboihepäi
additive II labalepäi laboilepäi

References[edit]

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “стопа, ступня”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika

Yoruba[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

làbà

  1. A Yoruba traditional leather attire similar to a kilt that is worn by priests of the orisha, like the Mọgbà or chiefs, such as the Ààrẹ ọ̀nà Kakaǹfò.

Zulu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

laba

  1. these; class 2 proximal demonstrative.

Inflection[edit]

Stem -lába
Full form lába
Locative kulaba
Full form lába
Locative kulaba
Copulative yilaba
Possessive forms
Modifier Substantive
Class 1 walaba owalaba
Class 2 balaba abalaba
Class 3 walaba owalaba
Class 4 yalaba eyalaba
Class 5 lalaba elalaba
Class 6 alaba awalaba
Class 7 salaba esalaba
Class 8 zalaba ezalaba
Class 9 yalaba eyalaba
Class 10 zalaba ezalaba
Class 11 lwalaba olwalaba
Class 14 balaba obalaba
Class 15 kwalaba okwalaba
Class 17 kwalaba okwalaba

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