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See also: Rába, raba', and Rąba

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EstonianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Cognate to Finnish rapa (dirt). Most likely from Proto-Norse *draƀa-. Compare.Swedish drav.

NounEdit

raba (genitive raba, partitive raba)

  1. moor (region with poor, marshy soil, peat, and heath)

DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Norse *draƀa-. Compare.Swedish drav.

NounEdit

raba (genitive raba, partitive raba)

  1. sediment left over after the creation of beer or kvass

DeclensionEdit


IndonesianEdit

VerbEdit

raba

  1. to touch (make physical contact with)


This Indonesian entry was created from the translations listed at touch. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see raba in the Indonesian Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) January 2008


ItalianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic رَحْب(raḥb, marketplace of grain).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈra.ba/, [ˈr̺äːbä]
  • Rhymes: -aba
  • Hyphenation: rà‧ba

NounEdit

raba f (plural rabe)

  1. Denoting: [from 5th to 16th c.]
    1. (Sicily) A grain warehouse.
    2. (Genoa) A warehouse with a marketplace in front of it (the only allowed location for grain sale).
    3. (Pisa) The fee paid by merchants in order to deposit their goods in public trading posts.

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

raba

  1. Rōmaji transcription of らば
  2. Rōmaji transcription of ラバ

Northern SamiEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈrapa/

VerbEdit

raba

  1. inflection of rahpat:
    1. present indicative connegative
    2. second-person singular imperative
    3. imperative connegative

Old IrishEdit

VerbEdit

·raba

  1. Alternative form of ·roba

SloveneEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rába f

  1. use (act of using)

InflectionEdit

Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. rába
gen. sing. rábe
singular dual plural
nominative rába rábi rábe
accusative rábo rábi rábe
genitive rábe ráb ráb
dative rábi rábama rábam
locative rábi rábah rábah
instrumental rábo rábama rábami

VepsEdit

EtymologyEdit

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Related to Finnish rapa.

NounEdit

raba

  1. sediment
  2. coffee grounds

InflectionEdit

Inflection of raba
nominative sing. raba
genitive sing. raban
partitive sing. rabad
partitive plur.
singular plural
nominative raba
accusative raban
genitive raban
partitive rabad
essive-instructive raban
translative rabaks
inessive rabas
elative rabaspäi
illative ?
adessive rabal
ablative rabalpäi
allative rabale
abessive rabata
comitative rabanke
prolative rabadme
approximative I rabanno
approximative II rabannoks
egressive rabannopäi
terminative I ?
terminative II rabalesai
terminative III rabassai
additive I ?
additive II rabalepäi

ReferencesEdit

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “гуща”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika