ra

synonyms, antonyms, definitions, examples & translations of ra in English

English Online Dictionary. What means ra‎? What does ra mean?

Albanian

Etymology

Inflection of bie.

Verb

ra

  1. it fell (off)
  2. it tumbled, flopped
  3. it struck, punched
  4. it rained (combined with shi (rain))
  5. it snowed (combined with borë (snow))

Related terms

  • rashë
  • bie

Anguthimri

Noun

ra

  1. (Mpakwithi) stomach

Verb

ra

  1. (transitive, Mpakwithi) to wash
  2. (transitive, Mpakwithi) to rub

References

  • Terry Crowley, The Mpakwithi dialect of Anguthimri (1981), page 188

Atampaya

Verb

ra

  1. throw
  2. spill

References

  • Claire Bowern, Harold James Koch, Australian Languages: Classification and the Comparative Method (2004), page 537

Borôro

Etymology

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ə̆ɾaḁ/

Noun

ra

  1. bone

Chuukese

Etymology

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronoun

ra

  1. they
  2. they are

Dalmatian

Etymology

From Latin rēx, rēgem.

Noun

ra m

  1. king

Dutch

Alternative forms

  • ree (obsolete, dialectal)

Etymology

From Middle Dutch ra, from Proto-Germanic *rahō. Cognate with German Rah, Old Norse .

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /raː/
  • Hyphenation: ra
  • Rhymes: -aː

Noun

ra f (plural ra's, diminutive raatje n)

  1. (nautical) spar (horizontal beam or pole of a ship's mastwork)

Derived terms

  • razeil

Egyptian

Romanization

ra

  1. Manuel de Codage transliteration of rꜥ.

Galician

Alternative forms

  • arrán, ran

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈraː/

Etymology

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese rãa (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Latin rana.

Noun

ra f (plural ras)

  1. frog

Derived terms

  • Camporrairo
  • Portorrairo
  • Rairos
  • relo
  • Vilarrairo

References

  • “rãa” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • “rãa” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • “ra” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • “ra” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • “ra” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Japanese

Romanization

ra

  1. Rōmaji transcription of
  2. Rōmaji transcription of

Malagasy

Etymology

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *daʀaq (compare Hiligaynon dugo, Ilocano dara, Indonesian darah, Malay darah, Maori tuto, Nauruan ara, Rapa Nui tuto, Tagalog dugo, Tahitian tuto, West Coast Bajau darag (red)).

Noun

ra

  1. blood

Maltese

Etymology

From Arabic رَأَى(raʾā).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /raː/
  • Homophones: ragħa (except archaically), raha (except nonstandard)

Verb

ra (imperfect jara, past participle muri)

  1. to see

Conjugation

Derived terms

  • mera
  • wera

Middle English

Etymology 1

Adjective

ra

  1. Alternative form of raw

Etymology 2

Noun

ra

  1. Alternative form of ro (roe deer)

Moore

Etymology

Compare Farefare da (to buy)

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /rà/

Verb

ra (progressive raada)

  1. to buy

Nyunga

Etymology

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun

ra

  1. clear plain

References

  • 2011, Bindon, P. and Chadwick, R. (compilers and editors), A Nyoongar Wordlist: from the south-west of Western Australia, Western Australian Museum (Welshpool, WA), 2nd ed.

Old English

Alternative forms

  • rāha, rāaearly

Etymology

A contraction of earlier rāha, from Proto-West Germanic *raihō, *raih, from Proto-Germanic *raihô, *raihą. The 5th-century runic form ᚱᚨᛇᚺᚨᚾ (raïhan) is possibly an ancestor of this word, but may be North Germanic instead.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /rɑː/

Noun

 m (nominative plural rān)

  1. roe deer, roebuck

Declension

Descendants

  • Middle English: ro, roo (northern ra, raa)
    • English: roe
    • Scots: ra, rae

References

  • Joseph Bosworth and T. Northcote Toller (1898), “rá”, in An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary, 2nd edition, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Pali

Alternative forms

Etymology

Probably from the pronunciation of a syllable consisting only of the letter.

Noun

ra m

  1. the Pali letter 'r'

Declension

Synonyms

  • rakāra

Sumerian

Romanization

ra

  1. Romanization of 𒊏 (ra)

Vietnamese

Etymology 1

From Middle Vietnamese 𦋦 (ra), from Proto-Vietic *-saː, cognate with Tho [Cuối Chăm] saː¹ and Muong tha.

Attested in Phật thuyết đại báo phụ mẫu ân trọng kinh (佛說大報父母恩重經) as 亇些, phonetic 個些 (MCH sia) (modern SV: ta).

Pronunciation

  • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): [zaː˧˧]
  • (Huế) IPA(key): [ʐaː˧˧]
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): [ɹaː˧˧]

Verb

ra • (𫥧 - 𦋦, 𬎷, 𠚢, 𪞷, 𫥨, 𬙛)

  1. to go out, to leave
  2. (by extension) to go northwards in Vietnam
  3. to be released, to be published, to be out, to come out
  4. to become, to turn into
Usage notes
  • Sometimes the verb đi (to go) is used for emphasis when appended to ra, forming đi ra to mean "go even further out". However, this usage may vary from dialect to dialect.
Antonyms
  • vào

See also

  • Đàng Ngoài
  • Etymology 2

    From French drap.

    Pronunciation

    • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): [ɹaː˧˧] ~ [zaː˧˧]
    • (Huế) IPA(key): [ɹaː˧˧]
    • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): [ɹaː˧˧]
    • Phonetic: Ra

    Noun

    (classifier tấm) ra • (𬙛)

    1. bed sheet

    Westrobothnian

    Pronunciation

    • IPA(key): [ráː], [rǽː] (example of pronunciation)
      Rhymes: -ǽð

    Etymology 1

    From Old Norse hraðr.

    Adjective

    ra (comparative radänä, superlative radäst, neuter radt)

    1. Quick, early, close at hand, easy, handy; straight.
    Derived terms
    • rabädh ((crop) harvested in a short time)
    • radt (easy; readily at hand)
    • radt dill (convenient, handy, easily and quickly enforceable)
    • rafyri/rafuri/raförä (convenient to travel; which can quickly be fared; on which you can quickly travel)

    Etymology 2

    From Old Norse rǫð.

    Noun

    ra f (definite singular rada, plural rɑda)

    1. row, line, sequence
    Related terms
    • rada (put in a row)
    • rɑda (control (a toboggan or sled) down a hill so that it does not overturn or swerve)

    References


    Winnebago

    Etymology

    (This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

    Article

    ra

    1. the (definite article)

    Usage notes

    The article follows the noun it modifies.

    References

    • John E. Koontz, Winnebago, in The American Midwest: An Interpretive Encyclopedia, page 317

    Yapese

    Etymology

    (This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

    Verb

    ra

    1. (auxiliary) will; forms the future tense

    Yoruba

    Etymology 1

    Alternative forms

    • ria

    Pronunciation

    • IPA(key): /ɾā/

    Determiner

    ra

    1. (Ekiti) our, ours, us

    Etymology 2

    Pronunciation

    • IPA(key): /ɾà/

    Verb

    1. to buy

    Etymology 3

    Alternative forms

    • rákòrò

    Pronunciation

    • IPA(key): /ɾá/

    Verb

    1. to crawl

    Etymology 4

    Pronunciation

    • IPA(key): /ɾà/

    Verb

    1. to rot, to decay
      Synonym: jẹrà

    Etymology 5

    Pronunciation

    • IPA(key): /ɾā/

    Particle

    ra

    1. (Ekiti) not (placed before a verb to negate it, often used after personal pronouns)

    Zaghawa

    Pronunciation

    • IPA(key): /ɾa/

    Conjunction

    ra

    1. and (used for people)
      adoum ra hawa ra - Adam and Eve
    2. and (after words ending in a vowel)
      Sabit da Arbaha ra - Saturday and Wednesday

    Usage notes

    Zaghawa conjunctions come after all words they group. Thus, Adam and Eve is 'adoum ra hawa ra', not *adoum ra hawa, as the literal English translation would be.

    References

    • Beria-English English-Beria Dictionary [provisional] ADESK, Iriba, Kobe Department, Chad

    See also

    da


    Zhuang

    Pronunciation

    • (Standard Zhuang) IPA(key): /ɣa˨˦/
    • Tone numbers: ra1
    • Hyphenation: ra

    Etymology 1

    From Proto-Tai *p.taːᴬ (eye). See da for more.

    Noun

    ra (old orthography ra)

    1. (Wuming dialect) eye
      Synonym: da

    Etymology 2

    Verb

    ra (Sawndip forms 𫽋 or 𥅂 or ⿱彐拉 or or or ⿱找下 or or or ⿰目找, old orthography ra)

    1. to look for; to find; to search

    Etymology 3

    Verb

    ra (old orthography ra)

    1. to earn (money); to make (money)

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