torba

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Polish torba, from Ottoman Turkish طوربه (torba).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtorba/
  • Rhymes: -orba
  • Hyphenation: tor‧ba

Noun[edit]

torba f

  1. haversack, pouch [19th c.]
  2. (zoology) cheek pouch (used by some animals to carry food)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "torba" in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, Leda, 2015, ISBN 978-80-7335-393-3, page 730.

Further reading[edit]

  • torba in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • torba in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From French tourbe, from Frankish *turba.

Noun[edit]

torba f (plural torbe)

  1. peat

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish طوربه (torba).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

torba f (diminutive torebka)

  1. bag (flexible container)

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish طوربه (torba).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tǒːrba/
  • Hyphenation: tor‧ba

Noun[edit]

tórba f (Cyrillic spelling то́рба)

  1. bag
  2. sac
  3. pouch
  4. purse

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Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish طوربه (torba).

Noun[edit]

tórba f (genitive tórbe, nominative plural tórbe)

  1. bag

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish طوربه (torba, bag), vulgar of طوبره (tobra). Cognate to Tatar тубра (tubra), compare Armenian տոպրակ (toprak), a Turkic borrowing. Perhaps ultimately related to top (ball) in the sense of “round, swollen thing”.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: tor‧ba

Noun[edit]

torba (definite accusative torbayı, plural torbalar)

  1. bag, sack

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Nişanyan, Sevan (2015-07-31), “torba”, in Nişanyan Sözlük