rumba

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish rumba.

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)
Declension[edit]
Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative rumba rumbák
accusative rumbát rumbákat
dative rumbának rumbáknak
instrumental rumbával rumbákkal
causal-final rumbáért rumbákért
translative rumbává rumbákká
terminative rumbáig rumbákig
essive-formal rumbaként rumbákként
essive-modal
inessive rumbában rumbákban
superessive rumbán rumbákon
adessive rumbánál rumbáknál
illative rumbába rumbákba
sublative rumbára rumbákra
allative rumbához rumbákhoz
elative rumbából rumbákból
delative rumbáról rumbákról
ablative rumbától rumbáktól
Possessive forms of rumba
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. rumbám rumbáim
2nd person sing. rumbád rumbáid
3rd person sing. rumbája rumbái
1st person plural rumbánk rumbáink
2nd person plural rumbátok rumbáitok
3rd person plural rumbájuk rumbáik

Etymology 2[edit]

rum +‎ -ba

Noun[edit]

rumba

  1. illative singular of rum
    Jeget tesznek a rumba.‎ ― They put ice in 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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