tromba

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Catalan[edit]

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tromba f (plural trombes)

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Galician[edit]

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tromba f (plural trombas)

  1. thunderstorm

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a Germanic source (Frankish *trumba, Old High German trumpa, Old Norse trumba), all imitative.

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Noun[edit]

tromba f (plural trombe)

  1. trumpet
  2. horn
  3. (military) bugler
  4. well (in a building)
  5. shaft

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Verb[edit]

tromba

  1. third-person singular present indicative of trombare

Piedmontese[edit]

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tromba f (plural trombe)

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese tromba, trompa, from Frankish *trumpa.

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Noun[edit]

tromba f (plural trombas)

  1. trunk (extended nasal organ of an elephant)
  2. (colloquial, by extension) face
  3. (colloquial) a sullen facial expression
    estar de trombasto be in a bad mood
  4. stinger (pointed portion of an insect or arachnid)
  5. Clipping of tromba d'água (waterspout).
  6. (obsolete) a trumpet or bugle

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Verb[edit]

tromba

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

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian tromba (trumpet)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɾomba/, [ˈt̪ɾõmba]
  • Hyphenation: trom‧ba

Noun[edit]

tromba f (plural trombas)

  1. whirlwind, tornado
  2. waterspout

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Vilamovian[edit]

Noun[edit]

tromba f

  1. trumpet