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EtymologyEdit

From kalit +‎ -ba.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kalba f

  1. (colloquial) carousal, drinking party

SynonymsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • kalba in Kartotéka Novočeského lexikálního archivu

LithuanianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *kelh₁- (to shout), which is imitative. Related to Old English hlowan (to low, make a noise like a cow), Old High German halan (to call), Ancient Greek κλεδον (kledon, report, fame), κλήση (klḗsē, to call), κέλαδος (kélados, noise), Middle Irish cailech (cock), Latin calō (to call out, announce solemnly), Sanskrit उषःकल (uṣaḥkala, cock, literally dawn-calling).

Pronunciation 1Edit

NounEdit

kalbà f (plural kal̃bos) stress pattern 4

  1. language
  2. speech (vocal communication)
DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Pronunciation 2Edit

NounEdit

kal̃ba f

  1. vocative singular of kalba

VerbEdit

kal̃ba

  1. third-person singular present of kalbėti
  2. third-person plural present of kalbėti

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NounEdit

kalba f (plural kalbas)

  1. language

DeclensionEdit