samba

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Portuguese samba.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

samba (countable and uncountable, plural sambas)

  1. A Brazilian ballroom dance or dance style.
  2. A Brazilian musical genre, to which the aforementioned dance is danced, which has its roots in West Africa via the slave trade.

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Verb[edit]

samba (third-person singular simple present sambas, present participle sambaing, simple past and past participle sambaed)

  1. To dance the samba.

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese samba.

Noun[edit]

samba f

  1. samba (dance)

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese samba.

Noun[edit]

samba

  1. samba

Declension[edit]

Inflection of samba (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative samba sambat
genitive samban sambojen
partitive sambaa samboja
illative sambaan samboihin
singular plural
nominative samba sambat
accusative nom. samba sambat
gen. samban
genitive samban sambojen
sambainrare
partitive sambaa samboja
inessive sambassa samboissa
elative sambasta samboista
illative sambaan samboihin
adessive samballa samboilla
ablative sambalta samboilta
allative samballe samboille
essive sambana samboina
translative sambaksi samboiksi
instructive samboin
abessive sambatta samboitta
comitative samboineen

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese samba.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

samba m (plural sambas)

  1. samba (dance)

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese samba

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

samba f

  1. samba

Declension[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

samba m (plural sambas)

  1. samba (Brazilian genre of music and dance)

Verb[edit]

samba

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of sambar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of sambar

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese samba.

Noun[edit]

samba f (plural sambas)

  1. samba

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese samba.

Noun[edit]

samba c

  1. samba

Declension[edit]

Declension of samba 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative samba samban sambor samborna
Genitive sambas sambans sambors sambornas

Tagalog[edit]

Verb[edit]

samba

  1. worship