See also: kébab and Kebab

EnglishEdit

 
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some kebabs

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EtymologyEdit

From Arabic كَبَاب(kabāb), partly through Urdu, Persian and Turkish kebap.[1] Doublet of cevapi. See the Arabic entry for more.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kebab (plural kebabs)

  1. (Britain) A dish of pieces of meat, fish, or vegetables roasted on a skewer or spit, especially a doner kebab.
  2. (US) A shish kebab or any other food on a skewer.
  3. (chemistry) The outward growing portions of a shish kebab structure.
  4. (slang, offensive, ethnic slur) A Muslim, usually of southern European, Middle Eastern, or North African descent.
  5. (slang, vulgar, Britain) The vulva.

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TranslationsEdit

VerbEdit

kebab (third-person singular simple present kebabs, present participle kebabbing, simple past and past participle kebabbed)

  1. (transitive) To roast in the style of a kebab
  2. (transitive, slang) To stab or skewer
    • 2003, Julian Roup, A Fisherman in the Saddle (page 32)
      I see myself and Quest falling over backwards and his body rolling off my legs, and that wicked metal pommel winking in the sun, having almost kebabbed me.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Angus Stevenson (editor), Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, 6th Edition (Oxford University Press, 2007, →ISBN)

Further readingEdit

  • kebab at OneLook Dictionary Search

CzechEdit

NounEdit

kebab m

  1. kebab (dish, whether shish kebab or donner kebab)

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Turkish kebap, from Arabic كَبَاب(kabāb).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kebab m (uncountable)

  1. kebab (seasoned meat grilled on a spit), esp. doner kebab

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FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Turkish kebap, from Arabic كَبَاب(kabāb).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkebɑb/, [ˈke̞bɑb]
  • Rhymes: -ebɑb
  • Syllabification: ke‧bab

NounEdit

kebab

  1. kebab (dish of skewered meat and vegetables)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of kebab (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative kebab kebabit
genitive kebabin kebabien
partitive kebabia kebabeja
illative kebabiin kebabeihin
singular plural
nominative kebab kebabit
accusative nom. kebab kebabit
gen. kebabin
genitive kebabin kebabien
partitive kebabia kebabeja
inessive kebabissa kebabeissa
elative kebabista kebabeista
illative kebabiin kebabeihin
adessive kebabilla kebabeilla
ablative kebabilta kebabeilta
allative kebabille kebabeille
essive kebabina kebabeina
translative kebabiksi kebabeiksi
instructive kebabein
abessive kebabitta kebabeitta
comitative kebabeineen
Possessive forms of kebab (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person kebabini kebabimme
2nd person kebabisi kebabinne
3rd person kebabinsa

SynonymsEdit


FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Turkish kebap.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kebab m (plural kebabs)

  1. kebab (dish of skewered meat and vegetables)

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Turkish kebap, from Arabic كَبَاب(kabāb, fried meat).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /keˈbab/, [keˈbäb]
  • Hyphenation: ke‧bàb

NounEdit

kebab m (invariable)

  1. kebab (dish of skewered meat and vegetables)

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Turkish kebap, from Arabic كَبَاب(kabāb).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kebab m (definite singular kebaben, indefinite plural kebaber, definite plural kebabene)

  1. kebab (dish of skewered meat and vegetables)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Turkish kebap, from Arabic كَبَاب(kabāb).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kebab m (definite singular kebaben, indefinite plural kebabar, definite plural kebabane)

  1. kebab (dish of skewered meat and vegetables)

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ReferencesEdit


PolishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Turkish kebap.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kebab m inan

  1. doner kebab
  2. (colloquial, metonymically) A restaurant or bar that serves this food.

Usage notesEdit

The incorrect genitive singular form kebaba is extremely common.

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

kebab m pers

  1. (derogatory, ethnic slur) Muslim person, especially of Turkish descent

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • kebab in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • kebab in Polish dictionaries at PWN

PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

kebab m (plural kebabs)

  1. kebab (Turkish dish of skewered meat and vegetables)

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /keˈbab/, [keˈβaβ]

NounEdit

kebab m (plural kebabs)

  1. kebab (dish of skewered meat and vegetables)

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kebab c

  1. kebab (dish of skewered meat and vegetables)

DeclensionEdit

Declension of kebab 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kebab kebaben kebaber kebaberna
Genitive kebabs kebabens kebabers kebabernas

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