tombola

See also: Tombola, tombóla, and tómbola

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian tombola.

NounEdit

tombola (plural tombolas)

  1. A lottery in which winning tickets are drawn from a revolving drum.
    • 1991, Stephen Fry, The Liar, p. 60:
      He had been given no choice in the matter of sharing rooms. Gary and he were drawn out of the tombola together, so together they were.

TranslationsEdit

See alsoEdit


CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tombola f

  1. raffle, lottery

DeclensionEdit


FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

tombola f (plural tombolas)

  1. a lottery, raffle

Further readingEdit


HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian tombola. [1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈtombolɒ]
  • Hyphenation: tom‧bo‧la
  • Rhymes: -lɒ

NounEdit

tombola (plural tombolák)

  1. raffle

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative tombola tombolák
accusative tombolát tombolákat
dative tombolának tomboláknak
instrumental tombolával tombolákkal
causal-final tomboláért tombolákért
translative tombolává tombolákká
terminative tomboláig tombolákig
essive-formal tombolaként tombolákként
essive-modal
inessive tombolában tombolákban
superessive tombolán tombolákon
adessive tombolánál tomboláknál
illative tombolába tombolákba
sublative tombolára tombolákra
allative tombolához tombolákhoz
elative tombolából tombolákból
delative tomboláról tombolákról
ablative tombolától tomboláktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
tomboláé tomboláké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
tomboláéi tombolákéi
Possessive forms of tombola
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. tombolám tomboláim
2nd person sing. tombolád tomboláid
3rd person sing. tombolája tombolái
1st person plural tombolánk tomboláink
2nd person plural tombolátok tomboláitok
3rd person plural tombolájuk tomboláik

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN

Further readingEdit

  • tombola in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh: A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962.

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

tombola f (plural tombole)

  1. bingo (when played at home)
  2. tumble

InterjectionEdit

tombola

  1. oops, upsadaisy (when tripping etc)

VerbEdit

tombola

  1. third-person singular present indicative of tombolare
  2. second-person singular imperative of tombolare

Serbo-CroatianEdit

NounEdit

tȏmbola f (Cyrillic spelling то̑мбола)

  1. tombola

DeclensionEdit