oba

EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

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

  1. both

DeclensionEdit

Case Plural only
m pers n & m npers f
nominative, vocative obaj oba obie
genitive obu
dative
accusative obu oba obie
instrumental oboma obiema
locative obu

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit

  • oba in Polish dictionaries at PWN

PortugueseEdit

InterjectionEdit

oba

  1. (usually childish) whee; yay (expression of pleasure or enjoyment)

SynonymsEdit


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 pairs)

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit


VolapükEdit

PronounEdit

oba

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

SynonymsEdit

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