barba

See also: Barba, barbã, barbă, bárba, and bàrba

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AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin barba.

NounEdit

barba f ‎(plural barbes)

  1. chin
  2. beard
  3. baleen

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin barba.

NounEdit

barba f ‎(plural barbes)

  1. chin
  2. beard

SynonymsEdit

VerbEdit

barba

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

CimbrianEdit

NounEdit

barba m ‎(plural barben)

  1. uncle

ReferencesEdit

  • “barba” in Umberto Martello Martalar, Alfonso Bellotto, Dizionario della lingua Cimbra dei Setti Communi vicentini, 1st edition, 1974.

EmilianEdit

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Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

barba f ‎(plural barbi)

  1. (Mirandolese) beard

EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From barbo ‎(beard) +‎ -a ‎(adjectival suffix).

AdjectiveEdit

barba ‎(accusative singular barban, plural barbaj, accusative plural barbajn)

  1. of or related to beards
  2. (of people) having a beard, beardy

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SynonymsEdit


FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

barba

  1. third-person singular past historic of barber

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin barba.

NounEdit

barba f ‎(plural barbas)

  1. beard
  2. chin
  3. (ornithology) barb (of a feather)

SynonymsEdit


InterlinguaEdit

NounEdit

barba ‎(plural barbas)

  1. beard

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ItalianEdit

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Etymology 1Edit

From Latin barba, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰardʰeh₂.

NounEdit

barba f ‎(plural barbe)

  1. beard
  2. (botany) root, rootlet
  3. (zoology) barb
  4. (colloquial) bore, drag, yawn

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From the above term, from the fact that a beard represents a grown man.

NounEdit

barba m

  1. uncle (mainly used in Northern Italy and Italophone Switzerland)

SynonymsEdit


LatinEdit

barba (beard)

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From earlier *farba, with initial b- assimilated to -rb, from Proto-Italic *farβā, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰardʰeh₂ ‎(beard). Compare also barbātus.

NounEdit

barba f ‎(genitive barbae); first declension

  1. beard (facial hair)
    Barba non facit philosophum.
    A beard does not make a philosopher.
    Video barbam et pallium; philosophum nondum video.
    I see a beard and cloak; a philosopher I don’t yet see.
  2. (figuratively) wool, down on a plant
DeclensionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative barba barbae
genitive barbae barbārum
dative barbae barbīs
accusative barbam barbās
ablative barbā barbīs
vocative barba barbae
SynonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit
DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 69

Etymology 2Edit

A variant form of the Medieval Latin barbās ‎(paternal uncle).

NounEdit

barba m ‎(genitive barbae); first declension

  1. Alternative form of barbās
DeclensionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative barba barbae
genitive barbae barbārum
dative barbae barbīs
accusative barbam barbās
ablative barbā barbīs
vocative barba barbae

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PiedmonteseEdit

NounEdit

barba m

  1. uncle

PortugueseEdit

barba

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese barba, barva, from Latin barba ‎(beard), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰardʰ-eh₂ ‎(beard).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

barba f (plural barbas)

  1. beard

QuotationsEdit

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

See alsoEdit


RomanschEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin barba, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰardʰ-eh₂- (compare English beard). Compare meaning of "uncle" to Friulian barbe, Italian barba, Dalmatian buarba.

NounEdit

barba f (plural barbas)

  1. beard

NounEdit

barba m (plural barbas)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Surmiran, Puter, Vallader) uncle

SynonymsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan) aug
  • (Sutsilvan) oc, ô

Coordinate termsEdit

  • (with regards to gender):
    • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran) onda
    • (Vallader) anda
    • (Puter, Vallader) tanta

SicilianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin barba.

NounEdit

barba f (plural barbi)

  1. beard

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin barba, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰardʰeh₂.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

barba f ‎(plural barbas)

  1. beard
  2. chin

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

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