See also: -oba and Oba.

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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 some parts of Nigeria

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • OED 2nd edition 1989

AnagramsEdit


CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

oba

  1. both

External linksEdit

  • oba in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • oba in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Guhu-SamaneEdit

NounEdit

oba

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Ritva Hemmilä, Orthography and Phonology Database: Islands and Momase Regions (Summer Institute of Linguistics, 1998), page 42, Guhu-Samane

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

oba

  1. Romaji transcription of おば

Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Akin to ūf

PrepositionEdit

oba

  1. above

PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *oba.

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

oba

  1. both

DeclensionEdit

Case Plural only
m pers m npers & n 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