liba

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See also: libá, líba, Líba, líbá, and łibá

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

liba

  1. Romanization of 𐌻𐌹𐌱𐌰

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From lib (a sound uttered by a human when calling the goose to feed) +‎ -a (diminutive suffix).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈlibɒ]
  • Hyphenation: li‧ba
  • Rhymes: -bɒ

Noun[edit]

liba (plural libák)

  1. goose
    Synonym: lúd
    Hyponym: (gander) gúnár
  2. (figuratively, colloquial, sarcastic) goose (a foolish / silly / ignorant girl)

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative liba libák
accusative libát libákat
dative libának libáknak
instrumental libával libákkal
causal-final libáért libákért
translative libává libákká
terminative libáig libákig
essive-formal libaként libákként
essive-modal
inessive libában libákban
superessive libán libákon
adessive libánál libáknál
illative libába libákba
sublative libára libákra
allative libához libákhoz
elative libából libákból
delative libáról libákról
ablative libától libáktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
libáé libáké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
libáéi libákéi
Possessive forms of liba
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. libám libáim
2nd person sing. libád libáid
3rd person sing. libája libái
1st person plural libánk libáink
2nd person plural libátok libáitok
3rd person plural libájuk libáik

Derived terms[edit]

Compound words

References[edit]

  1. ^ liba in Zaicz, Gábor (ed.). Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (‘Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN.  (See also its 2nd edition.)

Further reading[edit]

  • liba in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh. A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (‘The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN

Kriol[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English liver.

Noun[edit]

liba

  1. liver

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

lībā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of lībō

References[edit]

  • liba in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • liba”, in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly

Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic لِبَأ(libaʾ, beestings). The vulgar sense after the thick consistency of such milk.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

liba f

  1. (possibly archaic) beestings, colostrum (first milk after giving birth)
  2. (vulgar) semen, sperm
    Synonym: sperma

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

liba

  1. inflection of libar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Sranan Tongo[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English river.

Noun[edit]

liba

  1. river

Torres Strait Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English liver.

Noun[edit]

liba

  1. liver