гъба

BulgarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

гъ́ба (gǎ́baf (related adjective гъ́бен, diminutive гъ́бка)

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

DeclensionEdit