turba

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Galician[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From French tourbe, from Old High German zurf.

Noun[edit]

turba f ‎(plural turbas)

  1. peat

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin turba.

Noun[edit]

turba f ‎(plural turbas)

  1. mob

Hausa[edit]

Noun[edit]

turbā̀ f

  1. path, track, lane

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

turba

  1. third-person singular present indicative of turbare
  2. second-person singular imperative of turbare

Noun[edit]

turba f ‎(plural turbe)

  1. crowd, throng
  2. mob

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Ancient Greek τύρβη(túrbē, tumult, disorder, turmoil), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)twer-, *(s)tur-(to rotate, swirl, twirl, move around); related to English storm.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

turba f ‎(genitive turbae); first declension

  1. stir, disturbance, tumult, uproar, trouble
  2. mob, crowd, throng
  3. multitude

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative turba turbae
genitive turbae turbārum
dative turbae turbīs
accusative turbam turbās
ablative turbā turbīs
vocative turba turbae

Synonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

turba

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of turbō

References[edit]

  • turba in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • turba in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • TURBA in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette, s.v.turba”.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • the lictors clear the way: lictores summovent turbam (Liv. 4. 50)
  • turba in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[2], pre-publication website, 2005-2016
  • turba in William Smith., editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly
  • turba in Richard Stillwell et al., editor (1976) The Princeton Encyclopedia of Classical Sites, Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin turba.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

turba f (plural turbas)

  1. crowd, throng
  2. mob

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:turba.


Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin turbāre, present active infinitive of turbō.

Verb[edit]

a turba ‎(third-person singular present turbă, past participle turbat1st conj.

  1. to rage, go mad

Conjugation[edit]

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From French tourbe, from Old High German zurf

Noun[edit]

turba f ‎(plural turbas)

  1. peat

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin turba

Noun[edit]

turba f ‎(plural turbas)

  1. mob

Etymology 3[edit]

Form of turbar.

Verb[edit]

turba

  1. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of turbar.
  2. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of turbar.