Ribbit

Ribbit

Ribbit can refer to:

  • The charging of interest on loans, forbidden in Judaism, see: Loans and interest in Judaism
  • The sound made by a species of frog that lives in parts of the USA including Hollywood, which was spread by films and is now used as a generic representation of all frog sounds, even though other frogs do not 'ribbit': see Onomatopoeia#Reasons for variations.
  • The name of a company, Ribbit Corporation: "Silicon valley's First phone company" http://www.ribbit.com/
    • 'Ribbit' is also mistakenly believed by some to be the sound made by rabbits, due to the similarity in these words.

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