Belarusian edit

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Etymology 1 edit

From Proto-Slavic *rosà, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *rasā́ˀ, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁róseh₂.

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Noun edit

раса́ (rasáf inan (genitive расы́, nominative plural ро́сы, genitive plural рос or ро́саў, relational adjective расяны́ or рася́ны or ро́сны)

  1. dew
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Etymology 2 edit

From German Rasse via Polish rasa or Russian раса (rasa).

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Noun edit

ра́са (rásaf inan (genitive ра́сы, nominative plural ра́сы, genitive plural рас)

  1. race (group of people)
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Etymology 3 edit

Either inherited from Old East Slavic раса (rasa) or borrowed from Old Church Slavonic раса (rasa), to which it was borrowed from Byzantine Greek ράσον (ráson), which is also source of Greek ράσο (ráso); ultimately likely from Latin rāsum.

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ра́са (rásaf inan (genitive ра́сы, nominative plural ра́сы, genitive plural рас)

  1. cassock
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References edit

  • раса” in Belarusian–Russian dictionaries and Belarusian dictionaries at slounik.org
  • Tsykhun, G. A., editor (2006), “раса”, in Этымалагічны слоўнік беларускай мовы [Etymological Dictionary of the Belarusian Language] (in Belarusian), volume 11 (раб – сая́н), Minsk: Belaruskaia navuka, →ISBN, page 107

Bulgarian edit

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Noun edit

ра́са (rásaf

  1. race (group of people)

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References edit

  • раса”, in Речник на българския език [Dictionary of the Bulgarian Language] (in Bulgarian), Sofia: Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, 2014
  • раса”, in Речник на българския език [Dictionary of the Bulgarian Language] (in Bulgarian), Chitanka, 2010

Kyrgyz edit

Noun edit

раса (rasa) (Arabic spelling راسا)

  1. race (a large group of people set apart from others on the basis of a common heritage)

Macedonian edit

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Noun edit

раса (rasaf

  1. race (group of people)

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References edit

  • раса in Makedonisch Info (germansko-makedonski rečnik, makedonsko-germanski rečnik)

Russian edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from German Rasse, French race or Italian razza.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [ˈrasə]
  • IPA(key): [ˈrasːə] (phonetic respelling: ра́сса) (non-standard, possibly due to conflation with тра́сса (trássa), ма́сса (mássa), etc.)
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -asə

Noun edit

ра́са (rásaf inan (genitive ра́сы, nominative plural ра́сы, genitive plural рас)

  1. race (group of people)

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Related terms edit

Descendants edit

  • Armenian: ռասա (ṙasa)
  • Yakut: арааса (araasa)

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Serbo-Croatian edit

Etymology edit

From German Rasse, from French race, from Italian razza, possibly from Arabic رَأْس (raʔs, head).

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /râsa/
  • Hyphenation: ра‧са

Noun edit

ра̏са f (Latin spelling rȁsa)

  1. race (group of people)

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Ukrainian edit

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ра́са (rásaf inan (genitive ра́си, nominative plural ра́си, genitive plural рас)

  1. race (group of people)

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ра́са (rásaf animal (genitive ра́си, nominative plural ра́си, genitive plural рас)

  1. mammalian genus of civet

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