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Meaning of "limba" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF LIMBA

limba  [ˈlɪmbə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF LIMBA

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Limba is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES LIMBA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of limba in the English dictionary

The definition of limba in the dictionary is a type of West African tree or its wood.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH LIMBA


antechamber
ˈæntɪˌtʃeɪmbə
bedchamber
ˈbɛdˌtʃeɪmbə
chamber
ˈtʃeɪmbə
half-timber
ˌhɑːfˈtɪmbə
kalimba
kəˈlɪmbə
limber
ˈlɪmbə
limbers
ˈlɪmbə
marimba
məˈrɪmbə
sawtimber
ˈsɔːˌtɪmbə
simba
ˈsɪmbə
timber
ˈtɪmbə
timbre
ˈtɪmbə
unlimber
ʌnˈlɪmbə
xylorimba
ˌzaɪləˈrɪmbə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE LIMBA

limb
limbate
limbed
limber
limber up
limberly
limberness
limbers
limbi
limbic
limbic system
limbless
limbmeal
limbo
Limbourg
limbous
Limburg
Limburg cheese
Limburger
limburgite

WORDS THAT END LIKE LIMBA

Bemba
cabomba
caramba
Cochabamba
Columba
dicamba
gamba
hamba
Lumumba
Macumba
mamba
Moomba
Pemba
rhumba
rumba
samba
Sumba
Toowoomba
Zomba
Zumba

Synonyms and antonyms of limba in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «limba» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF LIMBA

Find out the translation of limba to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of limba from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «limba» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

林姆巴
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

limba
570 millions of speakers

English

limba
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

लिंबा
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

يمبا
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

лимба
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

limba
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

limba
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

limba
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Limba
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

limba
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

limba
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

림바
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Limba
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

limba
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

limba
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

लिंबा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

limba
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

limba
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Limba
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

лімба
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

limba
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Limba
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

limba
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Limba
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Limba
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of limba

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «LIMBA»

The term «limba» is very widely used and occupies the 18.714 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «LIMBA» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about limba

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «LIMBA»

Discover the use of limba in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to limba and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Limba stories and story-telling
This detailed study of their stories, collected and translated by Ruth Finnegan, emphasizes the importance of actual delivery in these orally transmitted tales, the part played by the story-teller, and the changing forms arising from the ...
Ruth H. Finnegan, 1981
2
Limba Română:
The manual also includes useful appendixes treating pronunciation and inflection and a comprehensive Romanian-English glossary. The course is divided into two parts.
James E. Augerot, 2000
3
Limba păsărilor
surate din Coran sună astfel: „Salomon fu moştenitorul lui David şi spuse: o, oamenilor, înţeleg limba păsărilor (ullimna mantiquattayri) şi sunt copleşit de toate darurile. E semnul strălucitor al harului.“Francisc dinAssisişi,mai aproape denoi ...
Andrei Plesu, 2010
4
Limba engleza pentru stiinte sociale: Nivel intermediar
Nivel intermediar Claudia Ghisoiu. Limba engleză pentru ştiinţele sociale nivel intermediar CLAUDIA GHIŞOIU LIMBA ENGLEZĂ PENTRU ŞTIINŢE SOCIALE NIVEL INTERMEDIAR MV 01 garda.
Claudia Ghisoiu
5
An Introduction to the Religion of the Limba of Sierra Leone
An accessible study of an African indigenous religion, focusing on the Limba people of Sierra Leone. The book provides ground-breaking insight into fundamental concepts of Limba indigenous religion and culture.
Prince Sorie Conteh, 2007
6
Literacy and Literacies: Texts, Power, and Identity
Finnegan's ethnographic work with the Limba of Sierra Leone, carried out over a fifteen-month period in the early 1960s, provides a clear counterargument to any attempt to brand the thinking of nonliterate peoples as simple, concrete, and ...
James Collins, Richard K. Blot, 2003
7
Readings in African Politics
Sanakuya is not known among the Limba of Biriwa, but the prominence of these principles in political discourse may still tell us something about the cultural background of the local Limba-speaking population. 12 PRO, London: CO 267/ 316, ...
Tom Young, 2003
8
Sierra Leone
This is the only English-language guide on the market dedicated exclusively to Sierra Leone.
Katrina Manson, James Knight, Paige McClanahan, 2012
9
India and the Olympics
... Laxman, Shankar Laxman, Shankar Pillay Limba, Ram (Ram, Limba) Limba, Ram (Ram, Limba) Limba, Ram (Ram, Limba) Limba, Ram (Ram, Limba) Limba, Ram (Ram, Limba) Limba, Ram (Ram, Limba) Limba, Ram (Ram, Limba) Limba,  ...
Boria Majumdar, Nalin Mehta, 2010
10
Archaeological Approaches to Cultural Identity
Situated to the west of the Yalunka and Kuranko, the Limba of the Wara Wara Mountains employed a wide variety of defences. In addition to being more- heavily forested, the area is broken by dissected hills ofgranodiorite, and it presents some ...
S. J. Shennan, 2003

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «LIMBA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term limba is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Bayraytay supports Bombali women farmers and agribusiness - The …
... of two rice farms of 90 acres, another 30 acres of groundnut farms at Sella Limba Chiefdom and another 30 acres of which 20 have already been ploughed. «The Patriotic Vanguard, Jul 15»
2
Ringo's drums — and music history — are made in a Charlotte-area …
Wade Carpenter, a quality technician for Ludwig examines a piece of Black Limba veneer on Tuesday, February 10, 2015. The company's ... «Charlotte Observer, Jul 15»
3
Fake land documents racket busted
Some of these papers date back to 1930, the Commissioner's Task Force Additional DCP V. Limba Reddy said at a press conference. Ahmed ... «The Hindu, Jul 15»
4
10 injured in Kamakwie dispute
Clashes over land between residents of Kamasoko and Kamawornie villages in the Sela Limba Chiefdom, Kamakwie in the northern district of ... «Politico SL News, Jul 15»
5
Gang selling outdated stamp papers busted
Over 6,400 non-judicial stamp papers and 57 rubber stamps were recovered from them, Commissioner's Task Force Additional DCP B. Limba ... «The Hindu, Jul 15»
6
Municipal Court
Kyler Jesse McAfee, 18, of 1443 Limba Dr., flee/elude police officer, guilty, 30 days jail with 30 days suspended, six month operator's license; ... «Springfield News Sun, Jul 15»
7
Minor among drug dealers arrested by Cavite police
Ereciti Narito Miranda the suspects are: Nasudrin Ampuan, 21, Rizaldy Talamayan,25, Dhin Limba, 27, Salman Abdulaziz, 26, Car-olyn Areja, ... «The Manila Times, Jul 15»
8
Sierra Leone Sports: Chief Salifu vows to take Cycling to Biriwa
Chief Salifu Mannah III of Kamabai Biriwa Limba chiefdom has vowed to take cycling to his chiefdom. He made this statement when some ... «Awoko, Jul 15»
9
Vasundhara Raje recommended Lalit Modi for Padma award in …
One recommendation for Modi was exclusively for him and his name was clubbed with international archer Limba Ram, when his name was ... «Times of India, Jul 15»
10
Guinea, Sierra still reporting huge Ebola cases - WHO alarms
“Both of the cases reported from the district of Kambia came from quarantined homes in the chiefdom of Tonko Limba. The remaining two cases ... «Heritage, Jul 15»

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