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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Cebuano gabi.

NounEdit

gabi

  1. Colocasia esculenta, raised as a food primarily for its corm, which distantly resembles potato.
  2. Any of several other species with similar corms and growth habit in Colocasia, Alocasia etc.
  3. Food from a taro plant.

AnagramsEdit


CebuanoEdit

NounEdit

gabi

  1. the taro plant (Colocasia esculenta)
  2. any of several other species with similar corms and growth habit in Colocasia, Alocasia etc.
  3. the corms of this plant
  4. the leaves of this plant used as vegetable

GamilaraayEdit

 
gabi

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

gabi

  1. A male marriage class or skin group. A gabi can marry only a yibathaa; his sons will be gambu, and his daughters buuthaa.

Etymology 2Edit

From English coffee.

NounEdit

gabi

  1. coffee

ReferencesEdit

  • Peter Austin, A Reference Dictionary of Gamilaraay, northern New South Wales (1993)
  • Dhiirrala Gamilaraay Yuwaalaraay Language Program St Joseph School Po Box 125 Walgett NSW 2368 Australia
  • (2003) Gamilaraay Yuwaalaraay Yuwaalayaay Dictionary
  • (2015) Ma Gamilaraay

HiligaynonEdit

NounEdit

gábi

  1. taro

Tagakaulu KalaganEdit

NounEdit

gabi

  1. night

TagalogEdit

NounEdit

Pronunciation 1Edit

IPA(key): ɡɐˈbi

gabí

  1. evening, night

Pronunciation 2Edit

IPA(key): ˈɡabi

gabi

  1. taro plant

See alsoEdit