[oh-bee; Japanese aw-bee] /ˈoʊ bi; Japanese ˈɔ bi/

noun, plural obis, obi.
a long, broad sash tied about the waist over a Japanese kimono.
[oh-bee] /ˈoʊ bi/
noun, plural obis.
noun (pl) obis, obi
a broad sash tied in a large flat bow at the back, worn by Japanese women and children as part of the national costume
a narrow sash worn by Japanese men
noun (pl) obis, obeahs
a kind of witchcraft originating in Africa and practised by some West Indians
a charm or amulet used in this


Read Also:

  • Obic

    optical beam induced current

  • Obie

    [oh-bee] /ˈoʊ bi/ noun 1. one of a group of awards given annually, beginning in 1956, by New York City’s The Village Voice newspaper for achievement in the off-Broadway theater. one of the annual awards given to off-Broadway theater, 1967, from O.B. as the abbreviation of Off-Broadway. noun An award given to a meritorious off-Broadway […]

  • Obiggs

    on-board inert gas generating system

  • Obiit

    [oh-bi-it; English oh-bee-it, ob-ee-] /ˈoʊ bɪ ɪt; English ˈoʊ bi ɪt, ˈɒb i-/ Latin. 1. he died; she died.

Disclaimer: Obi definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.