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BulgarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *gǫba. Cognate with Slovene goba, Slovak huba, Serbo-Croatian губа/guba, Russian губка (gubka). Non-Slavic cognates include Pashto غومبه(γumba, swelling). Compare Latin fungus, Ancient Greek σπόγγος (spóngos).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

гъба (gǎ̀baf

  1. fungus (any member of the kingdom Fungi)
  2. sponge
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