mamba

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English[edit]

a green mamba, Dendroaspis viridis

Etymology[edit]

From Zulu imamba.

Noun[edit]

mamba (plural mambas)

  1. Any of various venomous snakes of the genus Dendroaspis, native to Africa, that live in trees.

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Chichewa[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

mamba class 6

  1. scale(s) (of a fish or snake)

Etymology 2[edit]

Cognate to Zulu imamba.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mámba class 9 (plural mámba class 10)

  1. spitting cobra

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

mamba f

  1. mamba

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably borrowed from English mamba or Afrikaans mamba, from Zulu imamba or Swazi mamba.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɑm.baː/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: mam‧ba
  • Rhymes: -ɑmbaː

Noun[edit]

mamba m (plural mamba's)

  1. A mamba, venomous snake of the genus Dendroaspis.

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

mamba

  1. mamba

Declension[edit]

Inflection of mamba (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative mamba mambat
genitive mamban mambojen
partitive mambaa mamboja
illative mambaan mamboihin
singular plural
nominative mamba mambat
accusative nom. mamba mambat
gen. mamban
genitive mamban mambojen
mambainrare
partitive mambaa mamboja
inessive mambassa mamboissa
elative mambasta mamboista
illative mambaan mamboihin
adessive mamballa mamboilla
ablative mambalta mamboilta
allative mamballe mamboille
essive mambana mamboina
translative mambaksi mamboiksi
instructive mamboin
abessive mambatta mamboitta
comitative mamboineen
Possessive forms of mamba (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person mambani mambamme
2nd person mambasi mambanne
3rd person mambansa

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

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Noun[edit]

mamba f

  1. mamba (venomous snake)

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

mamba f (plural mambas)

  1. mamba (venomous snake of the genus Dendroaspis)

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmamba/, [ˈmãmba]

Noun[edit]

mamba f (plural mambas)

  1. mamba

Swahili[edit]

mamba

Noun[edit]

mamba (n class, plural mamba)

  1. crocodile (reptile)

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Swazi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

mamba class 1a (plural bómamba class 2a)

  1. mamba snake

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