marimba

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese, via a Bantu source, perhaps Kimbundu marimba (xylophone).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: mə-rĭmʹbə, IPA(key): /mə.ˈɹɪm.bə/
  • Hyphenation: marim‧ba

Noun[edit]

marimba (plural marimbas)

  1. (music) A musical instrument similar to a xylophone but clearer in pitch.

Synonyms[edit]

  • marimbaphone (also a separate instrument, but in musical scores, marimbaphone may refer to the classic marimba)

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Derived terms[edit]

Translations[edit]


Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese marimba.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ma‧rim‧ba

Noun[edit]

marimba c (plural marimba's, diminutive marimbaatje n)

  1. marimba

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

marimba

  1. (music) marimba

Declension[edit]

Inflection of marimba (Kotus type 13/katiska, no gradation)
nominative marimba marimbat
genitive marimban marimboiden
marimboitten
marimbojen
partitive marimbaa marimboita
marimboja
illative marimbaan marimboihin
singular plural
nominative marimba marimbat
accusative nom. marimba marimbat
gen. marimban
genitive marimban marimboiden
marimboitten
marimbojen
marimbainrare
partitive marimbaa marimboita
marimboja
inessive marimbassa marimboissa
elative marimbasta marimboista
illative marimbaan marimboihin
adessive marimballa marimboilla
ablative marimbalta marimboilta
allative marimballe marimboille
essive marimbana marimboina
translative marimbaksi marimboiksi
instructive marimboin
abessive marimbatta marimboitta
comitative marimboineen

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

marimba m (plural marimbas)

  1. marimba

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

marimba f (plural marimbas)

  1. marimba (musical instrument similar to a xylophone)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /marǐmba/
  • Hyphenation: ma‧rim‧ba

Noun[edit]

marìmba m (Cyrillic spelling марѝмба)

  1. marimba

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

marimba f (plural marimbas)

  1. marimba

Swahili[edit]

Noun[edit]

marimba (n class, plural marimba)

  1. marimba