rumba

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English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

rumba ‎(plural rumbas)

  1. a slow-paced Cuban partner dance in 4:4 time

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Verb[edit]

rumba ‎(third-person singular simple present rumbas, present participle rumbaing, simple past and past participle rumbaed)

  1. To dance the rumba.

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

rumba

  1. rumba (dance)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of rumba (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative rumba rumbat
genitive rumban rumbien
partitive rumbaa rumbia
illative rumbaan rumbiin
singular plural
nominative rumba rumbat
accusative nom.? rumba rumbat
gen. rumban
genitive rumban rumbien
rumbainrare
partitive rumbaa rumbia
inessive rumbassa rumbissa
elative rumbasta rumbista
illative rumbaan rumbiin
adessive rumballa rumbilla
ablative rumbalta rumbilta
allative rumballe rumbille
essive rumbana rumbina
translative rumbaksi rumbiksi
instructive rumbin
abessive rumbatta rumbitta
comitative rumbineen

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish, from rumbo ‎(route)

Noun[edit]

rumba f ‎(plural rumbas)

  1. rumba (dance)

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈrumbɒ/
  • Hyphenation: rum‧ba

Etymology 1[edit]

From Spanish rumba. [1]

Noun[edit]

rumba ‎(plural rumbák)

  1. rumba (dance)
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Etymology 2[edit]

rum +‎ -ba

Noun[edit]

rumba

  1. illative singular of rum
    a rumba - into the rum

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tótfalusi István, Idegenszó-tár: Idegen szavak értelmező és etimológiai szótára. Tinta Könyvkiadó, Budapest, 2005, ISBN 963 7094 20 2

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

rumba f ‎(plural rumbe)

  1. rumba

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cuban Spanish, From Spanish rumbo ‎(spree, party), meaning evolved from "ostentation, pomp, leadership," perhaps originally "the course of a ship," from rombo ‎(rhombus), referencing the compass, which is marked by a rhombus. See rhombus.

Noun[edit]

rumba f ‎(plural rumbas)

  1. rumba (Cuban dance)

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