malab

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Afar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Cushitic *malab-. Cognates include Hadiyya marabo, Sidamo malawo and Somali malab.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mʌˈlʌb/
  • Hyphenation: ma‧lab

Noun[edit]

maláb m 

  1. honey

Declension[edit]

Declension of maláb
absolutive maláb
predicative malába
subjective maláb
genitive maláb
Postpositioned forms
l-case malábal
k-case malábak
t-case malábat
h-case malábah

References[edit]

  • E. M. Parker; R. J. Hayward (1985), “malab”, in An Afar-English-French dictionary (with Grammatical Notes in English), University of London, →ISBN
  • Marie-Claude Simeone-Senelle; Mohamed Hassan Kamil (Aug 2013), “Gender, Number and Agreement in Afar (Cushitic language)”, in 43th Colloquium on African Languages and Linguistics[1], Leiden: Leiden University

Somali[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Cushitic *malab-. Cognates include Afar maláb, Hadiyya marabo and Sidamo malawo.

Noun[edit]

malab m

  1. honey