raba

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See also: Rába, raba', and Rąba

Afar[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɾʌbʌ/
  • Hyphenation: ra‧ba

Noun[edit]

rába m 

  1. death

References[edit]

  • Mohamed Hassan Kamil (2015) L’afar: description grammaticale d’une langue couchitique (Djibouti, Erythrée et Ethiopie)[1], Paris: Université Sorbonne Paris Cité (doctoral thesis)

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-Finnic *rapa, 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]

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From rabo (turnip).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

raba m (plural rabas)

  1. turnip greens
  2. a bait made with roe

References[edit]


Indonesian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈraba/
  • Hyphenation: ra‧ba
  • Rhymes: -ba, -a

Etymology 1[edit]

From Malay raba.

Verb[edit]

raba

  1. to touch (make physical contact with)
    Synonym: jamah
    • 1949, Chairil Anwar, Mirat Muda, Chairil Muda
      Mirat raba urut Chairil, raba dada
      Dan tahulah dia kini
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Minangkabau raba.

Adjective[edit]

raba

  1. (dialect) angry
    Synonym: marah
Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic رَحْب(raḥb, marketplace of grain).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈra.ba/
  • Rhymes: -aba
  • Hyphenation: rà‧ba

Noun[edit]

raba f (plural rabe)

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

References[edit]

  • raba in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Anagrams[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

raba

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

Northern Sami[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈrapa/

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. first-person singular perfect prototonic of at·tá

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈra.ba/
  • Rhymes: -aba
  • Syllabification: ra‧ba

Noun[edit]

raba m

  1. genitive/accusative singular of rab

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Variation of rabo.

Noun[edit]

raba f (plural rabas)

  1. (informal, vulgar) ass, butt (the buttocks)

Slovene[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rába f

  1. use (act of using)

Inflection[edit]

Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. rába
gen. sing. rábe
singular dual plural
nominative rába rábi rábe
accusative rábo rábi rábe
genitive rábe ráb ráb
dative rábi rábama rábam
locative rábi rábah rábah
instrumental rábo rábama rábami

Ternate[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

raba

  1. (transitive) to seize, confiscate

Conjugation[edit]

Conjugation of raba
Singular Plural
Inclusive Exclusive
1st toraba foraba miraba
2nd noraba niraba
3rd Masculine oraba iraba, yoraba
Feminine moraba
Neuter iraba
- archaic

References[edit]

  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh

Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.) 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