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EtymologyEdit

An earlier form in English is hautboy, but the spelling oboe was adopted into English ca. 1770 from the Italian oboè, a transliteration in that language's orthography of the 17th-century pronunciation of the French word hautbois, a compound word made of haut (high, loud, high-pitched) and bois (wood, woodwind).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈoʊboʊ/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -əʊbəʊ

NounEdit

oboe (plural oboes)

  1. A soprano and melody wind instrument in the modern orchestra and wind ensemble. It is a smaller instrument and generally made of grenadilla wood. It is a member of the double reed family.

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FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

oboe

  1. (music) oboe

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of oboe (Kotus type 3/valtio, no gradation)
nominative oboe oboet
genitive oboen oboeiden
oboeitten
partitive oboeta oboeita
illative oboeen oboeihin
singular plural
nominative oboe oboet
accusative nom. oboe oboet
gen. oboen
genitive oboen oboeiden
oboeitten
partitive oboeta oboeita
inessive oboessa oboeissa
elative oboesta oboeista
illative oboeen oboeihin
adessive oboella oboeilla
ablative oboelta oboeilta
allative oboelle oboeille
essive oboena oboeina
translative oboeksi oboeiksi
instructive oboein
abessive oboetta oboeitta
comitative oboeineen

ItalianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From French hautbois, transcribed phonetically.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɔ.bo.e/, [ˈɔːboe], [ˈɔːbo̯e]
  • Hyphenation: ò‧boe

NounEdit

oboe m (plural oboi)

 
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  1. (music) oboe
  2. (metonymically) oboist

ReferencesEdit

  • oboe in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

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NounEdit

oboe m (plural oboes)

  1. (music) oboe

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oboe c

  1. (music) an oboe

DeclensionEdit

Declension of oboe 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative oboe oboen oboer oboerna
Genitive oboes oboens oboers oboernas

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