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. A musical instrument similar to a xylophone but clearer in pitch.

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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

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 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative marimba marimbat
genitive marimban marimbojen
partitive marimbaa marimboja
illative marimbaan marimboihin
singular plural
nominative marimba marimbat
accusative nom.? marimba marimbat
gen. marimban
genitive marimban marimbojen
marimbainrare
partitive marimbaa marimboja
inessive marimbassa marimboissa
elative marimbasta marimboista
illative marimbaan marimboihin
adessive marimballa marimboilla
ablative marimbalta marimboilta
allative marimballeˣ marimboilleˣ
essive marimbana marimboina
translative marimbaksi marimboiksi
instructive marimboin
abessive marimbatta marimboitta
comitative marimboineen

French[edit]

Noun[edit]

marimba m

  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

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

marimba f ‎(plural marimbas)

  1. marimba