bussa


bussa
(Old English.) A ship of large size and clumsy construction.-Spelman.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • Bussa — (died 1816) was the leader of a slave uprising in Barbados. He was born a free man in Africa, but was captured by african slave merchants and sold to the English men and brought to Barbados in the late 18th century as a slave. Not much is known… …   Wikipedia

  • Bussa — bezeichnet: einen in einem Stausee versunkenen Ort in Nigeria, siehe Bussa (Nigeria) eine Planstadt in Nigeria, siehe New Bussa eine Gemeinde in der Slowakei, siehe Bušince eine ostkuschitische Sprache, siehe Bussa (Sprache) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Bussa — Bussa, Hauptort des Reiches gleiches Namens, in der Landschaft Borgu (NAfrika), am Niger, der hier wegen der vielen Felsriffe schwer zu passiren ist; wenig Verkehr. Mungo Park verlor hier 1805 sein Leben …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Bussa — (Bosa), bei den Tataren eine Art Bier, aus Gerste und Hirse bereitet …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • bussa — s.f. [der. di bussare ]. [per lo più al plur., colpo ricevuto] ▶◀ battitura, botta, percossa …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • bussa — bùs·sa s.f. 1. CO spec. al pl., colpo, percossa: ha ricevuto tante busse Sinonimi: 1botta, percossa. 2. OB affanno, travaglio {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1348 53. ETIMO: der. di bussare …   Dizionario italiano

  • bussa — {{hw}}{{bussa}}{{/hw}}s. f.  spec. al pl. Colpo, percossa …   Enciclopedia di italiano

  • Bussa — ISO 639 3 Code : dox ISO 639 2/B Code : ISO 639 2/T Code : ISO 639 1 Code : Scope : Individual Language Type : Living …   Names of Languages ISO 639-3

  • bussa — pl.f. busse …   Dizionario dei sinonimi e contrari

  • bussa — s. f. spec. al pl. colpo, botta, percossa, bastonatura, legnata, randellata, manganellata …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione


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