EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • ọba

EtymologyEdit

From Yoruba

NounEdit

oba (plural obas)

  1. Former title of a king in Benin
  2. Now the title of a local chief in Nigeria

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • OED 2nd edition 1989

AnagramsEdit


CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

oba

  1. both

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

oba

  1. rōmaji reading of おば

Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Akin to ūf

PrepositionEdit

oba

  1. above

PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

oba m, n

  1. both

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *oba

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ôba/
  • Hyphenation: o‧ba

NounEdit

ȍba m, n (Cyrillic spelling о̏ба)

  1. both (for masculine and neuter pair)

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit


VolapükEdit

PronounEdit

oba

  1. (possessive) (genitive singular of ob) my, of mine

SynonymsEdit

Last modified on 29 March 2014, at 04:03