AbazaEdit

NounEdit

аба (ābā)

  1. father

AbkhazEdit

AdjectiveEdit

а-ба́ (ā-bā́)

  1. dry

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BulgarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish عبا(aba), from Arabic عَبَاءَة(ʿabāʾa).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

аба́ (abáf

  1. frieze, homespun, coarse woollen cloth
  2. cloak

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • аба in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Institut za bǎlgarski ezik)

KazakhEdit

Cyrillic аба (aba)
Arabic ابا

NounEdit

аба (aba)

  1. corral
  2. bark
  3. cape

KhakasEdit

NounEdit

аба (aba)

  1. bear (mammal)

DeclensionEdit


KyrgyzEdit

NounEdit

аба (aba)

  1. air

DeclensionEdit


MacedonianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

аба (abaf

  1. abaya (woollen cloth, top (cloth))

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit


RussianEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish عبا(abâ) (Turkish aba), from Arabic عَبَاءَة(ʿabāʾa).

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

аба́ (abáf inan (genitive абы́, uncountable)

  1. aba, a coarse woven cloth
  2. a cloak-like garment made from aba
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit
See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973) , “аба”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Oleg Trubačóv, Moscow: Progress

Etymology 2Edit

Limited spread suggests Bashkir аба (aba, expression of surprise, indignation), Chuvash апа (apa, expression of surprise, indignation).

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PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

аба́ (abá)

  1. (dialectal, Ural) Well, I never! (expression of surprise)
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Etymology 3Edit

From dialectal Tatar аба (aba). According to Anikin, ultimately from Proto-Turkic *aba (father, bear), Proto-Mongolic *aba (father) > Mongolian ав (av). See also а́ва (áva), апа (apa).

Also compare Old East Slavic абба (abba).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

а́ба (ábaf anim (genitive а́бы, nominative plural а́бы, genitive plural аб)

  1. (dialectal, Omsk) elder sister
  2. (dialectal, Omsk) father's sister
DeclensionEdit
ReferencesEdit
  • Anikin, A. Je. (2007) , “аба”, in Russkij etimologičeskij slovarʹ [Russian Etymological Dictionary] (in Russian), volume I, Moscow: Rukopisnyje pamjatniki Drevnej Rusi, pages 61

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish عبا(abâ) (Turkish aba), from Arabic عَبَاءَة(ʿabāʾa).

NounEdit

аба f (Latin spelling aba)

  1. aba

TofaEdit

NounEdit

аба (aba)

  1. mother