tumba

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See also: Tumba, tumbá, tumbã, and tumbă

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish tumbar. Cognate with Tagalog tumba.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: tum‧ba

Verb[edit]

tumba

  1. to fall down
  2. to fall over; to topple over
  3. to tumble
  4. to bump off; to kill, especially to murder

Noun[edit]

tumba

  1. any of two cyprinid fish endemic to Lake Lanao in the Philippines
    1. Barbodes tumba (tumba)`
    2. Barbodes flavifuscus (katapa-tapa)

Irish[edit]

Noun[edit]

tumba m (genitive singular tumba, nominative plural tumbaí)

  1. Alternative form of tuama (tomb; tombstone)

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tumba thumba dtumba
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek τύμβος (túmbos), probably from Proto-Indo-European *tewh₂- (to swell).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tumba f (genitive tumbae); first declension

  1. (Late Latin) tomb

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative tumba tumbae
Genitive tumbae tumbārum
Dative tumbae tumbīs
Accusative tumbam tumbās
Ablative tumbā tumbīs
Vocative tumba tumbae

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • tumba”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • tumba in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette.

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

tumba (plural tumbas)

  1. Alternative form of tombe (tomb)

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin tumba (possibly borrowed), from Ancient Greek τύμβος (túmbos).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: tum‧ba

Noun[edit]

tumba f (plural tumbas)

  1. tomb (small building or vault for the remains of the dead)
    Synonym: túmulo

Sango[edit]

Noun[edit]

tumba

  1. war

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtumba/ [ˈt̪ũm.ba]
  • Audio (Colombia):(file)
  • Rhymes: -umba
  • Syllabification: tum‧ba

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Late Latin tumba,[1] from Ancient Greek τύμβος (túmbos).

Noun[edit]

tumba f (plural tumbas)

  1. grave, tomb
    Synonym: sepultura
Derived terms[edit]
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

tumba

  1. inflection of tumbar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

References[edit]

Further reading[edit]

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish tumbar. Compare Cebuano tumba.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: tum‧ba
  • IPA(key): /tumˈba/, [tʊmˈba]

Adjective[edit]

tumbá (Baybayin spelling ᜆᜓᜋ᜔ᜊ)

  1. fallen down (from an upright position)
    Synonyms: tumbado, buwal, nabuwal, bulid, timbuwang, bulagta, handusay, lupasay, lugpo
  2. bankrupt (of a business)
    Synonyms: bangkarote, bagsak, tumbado
Derived terms[edit]
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Noun[edit]

tumbá (Baybayin spelling ᜆᜓᜋ᜔ᜊ)

  1. falling down from an upright position
    Synonyms: buwal, pagbuwal, pagkabuwal
  2. condition of having fallen down (from an upright position)
  3. (boxing) condition of being knocked out
    Synonyms: bagsak, pagbagsak
  4. bankruptcy (of a business)
    Synonyms: bagsak, pagbagsak

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish tumba.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: tum‧ba
  • IPA(key): /ˈtumba/, [ˈtum.bɐ]

Noun[edit]

tumba (Baybayin spelling ᜆᜓᜋ᜔ᜊ)

  1. tomb
    Synonyms: puntod, nitso, sepulkro, katapalka, mawsoleo

Yoruba[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic تَوْبَة (tawba).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

túḿbá

  1. (intransitive) to surrender
    Synonym: fi lélẹ̀
    Synonym: juwọ́ sílẹ̀
    Ebi ló mú ọ̀tá túḿbá.It was hunger that made the enemy surrender.
  2. (intransitive) to apologize, to show remorse, to repent
    Synonyms: tọrọ àforíjì, bẹ̀, ronúpìwàdà

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