Definitions for jubaˈdʒu bɑ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ju•baˈdʒu bə(n.)(pl.)-bas.

  1. a lively dance developed by plantation slaves in the U.S.

    Category: Music and Dance

Origin of juba:

1825–35, Amer.; of obscure orig.

Ju•baˈdʒu bɑ(n.)

  1. a river in E Africa, flowing south from S Ethiopia through Somalia to the Indian Ocean. 1000 mi. (1609 km) long.

    Category: Geography (places)


  1. juba(Noun)

    The mane of an animal.

  2. juba(Noun)

    A loose panicle whose axis falls to pieces, as in certain grasses.

  3. Juba(ProperNoun)

    The capital city of South Sudan.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Juba(noun)

    the mane of an animal

  2. Juba(noun)

    a loose panicle, the axis of which falls to pieces, as in certain grasses


  1. Juba

    Juba is the capital and largest city of the Republic of South Sudan. It also serves as the capital of Central Equatoria, the smallest of the ten states of South Sudan. The city is situated on the White Nile and functions as the seat and metropolis of Juba County.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Juba

    a great river rising in the Abyssinian mountains and flowing S. into the Indian Ocean, with a town of the same name at its mouth; marks the northern limit of British East Africa. Jubilee

Translations for juba

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


before a particular time; previously

I had already gone when Tom arrived; I don't want that book; – I've read it already.

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