raba

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See also: Rába and raba'

Estonian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Cognate to Finnish rapa (dirt). Most likely from Proto-Norse *draƀa-. Compare.Swedish drav.

Noun[edit]

raba (genitive raba, partitive raba)

  1. moor (region with poor, marshy soil, peat, and heath)

Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Norse *draƀa-. Compare.Swedish drav.

Noun[edit]

raba (genitive raba, partitive raba)

  1. sediment left over after the creation of beer or kvass

Declension[edit]


Indonesian[edit]

Verb[edit]

raba

  1. to touch (make physical contact with)


This Indonesian entry was created from the translations listed at touch. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see raba in the Indonesian Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) January 2008


Italian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic رحب (raḥba, marketplace of grain).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈra.ba/, [ˈr̺äːbä]
  • Rhymes: -aba
  • Stress: ràba
  • Hyphenation: ra‧ba

Noun[edit]

raba f (plural rabe)

  1. Denoting: [from 5th to 16th c.]
    1. (Sicily) A grain warehouse.
    2. (Genoa) A warehouse with a marketplace in front of it (the only allowed location for grain sale).
    3. (Pisa) The fee paid by merchants in order to deposit their goods in public trading posts.

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

raba

  1. Rōmaji transcription of らば
  2. Rōmaji transcription of ラバ

Northern Sami[edit]

Verb[edit]

raba

  1. inflection of rahpat:
    1. present indicative connegative
    2. second-person singular imperative
    3. imperative connegative

Old Irish[edit]

Verb[edit]

·raba

  1. Alternative form of ·roba

Slovene[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rába f (genitive rábe, nominative plural rábe)

  1. use (act of using)

Declension[edit]


Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Related to Finnish rapa.

Noun[edit]

raba

  1. sediment
  2. coffee grounds

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of raba
nominative sing. raba
genitive sing. raban
partitive sing. rabad
partitive plur.
singular plural
nominative raba
accusative raban
genitive raban
partitive rabad
essive-instructive raban
translative rabaks
inessive rabas
elative rabaspäi
illative  ?
adessive rabal
ablative rabalpäi
allative rabale
abessive rabata
comitative rabanke
prolative rabadme
approximative I rabanno
approximative II rabannoks
egressive rabannopäi
terminative I  ?
terminative II rabalesai
terminative III rabassai
additive I  ?
additive II rabalepäi

References[edit]

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “гуща”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika