See also: RIBA

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Arabic رِبَا(ribā)

NounEdit

riba (uncountable)

  1. (Muslim finance): interest or usury, which is haram (sinful) according to sharia law.

AnagramsEdit


CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan riba, from Latin rīpa, from Proto-Indo-European *rey- (to tear, cut).

NounEdit

riba f (plural ribes)

  1. coast

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese riba, from Latin ripa (bank).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

riba f (plural ribas)

  1. (dated, geography) bank
  2. (dated, geography) shore

Derived termsEdit

AdverbEdit

riba

  1. up

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • riba” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • riba” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • riba” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • riba” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • riba” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

HausaEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Arabic رِبًا(riban).

NounEdit

r̃ìba f (possessed form r̃ìbar̃)

  1. bank interest, usury

NounEdit

r̃ībā̀ f (possessed form r̃ībàr̃)

  1. profit
  2. benefit, gain, advantage

IndonesianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Arabic رِبًا(riban).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈriba/
  • Hyphenation: ri‧ba

NounEdit

riba (plural, first-person possessive ribaku, second-person possessive ribamu, third-person possessive ribanya)

  1. (Islamic) interest, usury.
    Synonyms: bunga, renten

Further readingEdit


KurdishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Arabic رِبًا(riban).

NounEdit

riba f

  1. interest (the price of credit)


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


LithuanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (ri) IPA(key): [rʲɪˈbɐ]
  • (ba) IPA(key): [ˈrʲɪbɐ]

NounEdit

ribà f (plural rìbos) stress pattern 4 [1]

  1. boundary[2] (dividing line or location between two areas)
    šaliẽs ribà - frontier, border
  2. limit[2]

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

(Adjectives)

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ “riba” in Balčikonis, Juozas et al. (1954), Dabartinės lietuvių kalbos žodynas. Vilnius: Valstybinė politinės ir mokslinės literatūros leidykla.
  2. 2.0 2.1 “riba” in Martsinkyavitshute, Victoria (1993), Hippocrene Concise Dictionary: Lithuanian-English/English-Lithuanian. New York: Hippocrene Books. →ISBN

OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan riba, from Latin rīpa, from Proto-Indo-European *rey- (to tear, cut).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

riba f (plural ribas)

  1. shore, bank

Related termsEdit


PapiamentuEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish arriba.

PrepositionEdit

riba

  1. upon
  2. above
  3. on

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *ryba.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /rîba/
  • Hyphenation: ri‧ba

NounEdit

rȉba f (Cyrillic spelling ри̏ба)

  1. fish (animal)
  2. (slang) girl, chick
    • 2007 November 12, Zvonimir Milčec, “Puca kino na staroj streljani u Tuškancu”, in Jutarnji list[1]:
      Streljanu današnje generacije znaju samo kao omiljeno kino Tuškanac, gdje smo rado vodili svoje trebe, mačke, ribe, kite i komade i odgledali velik dio svog repertoara vesterna i krimića, gdje se naveliko pucalo.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  3. (slang) (ribica, diminutive) vagina

DeclensionEdit


SloveneEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *ryba.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ríba f

  1. fish

InflectionEdit

Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. ríba
gen. sing. ríbe
singular dual plural
nominative ríba ríbi ríbe
accusative ríbo ríbi ríbe
genitive ríbe ríb ríb
dative ríbi ríbama ríbam
locative ríbi ríbah ríbah
instrumental ríbo ríbama ríbami

SpanishEdit

NounEdit

riba f (plural ribas)

  1. (obsolete, often found in compound for names of towns) shore; shoreline

Derived termsEdit


SwahiliEdit

NounEdit

riba (n class, plural riba)

  1. interest
  2. greed, avarice; usury