MarshalleseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English bomb, from French bombe, from Italian bomba, from Latin bombus (a booming sound), from Ancient Greek βόμβος (bómbos, booming, humming, buzzing), imitative of the sound itself.

PronunciationEdit

  • (phonetic) IPA(key): [pˠɑːmˠ], (enunciated) [pˠɑɑmˠ]
  • (phonemic) IPA(key): /pˠæɰæmˠ/
  • Bender phonemes: {baham̧}

NounEdit

baam̧ (M.O.D.: baaṃ) (construct form baam̧in, person noun ri-baam̧)

  1. a bomb

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