raban

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See also: Raban

Northern Sami[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈrapan/

Verb[edit]

raban

  1. first-person singular present indicative of rahpat

Old High German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *hrabn, from Proto-Germanic *hrabnaz, whence also Old Saxon hravan, hraƀan, Old English hræfn, Old Dutch ravo, Old Norse hrafn. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ḱorh₂-.

Noun[edit]

raban m

  1. raven

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle High German: raben, ram; rabe, rab, rappe, rapp; rauen (plural; Niederrheinisch)

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Uncertain. Possibly from German rauben. The influence of dialectal German (g)rabanzen, whence dialectal Czech rablovat, rab(l)ancovat, cannot be ruled out.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈra.ban/
  • Rhymes: -aban
  • Syllabification: ra‧ban

Noun[edit]

raban m inan

  1. (colloquial) ruckus; noise
    Synonyms: see Thesaurus:hałas
  2. (colloquial) commotion

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

verb

Further reading[edit]

  • raban in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • raban in Polish dictionaries at PWN