See also: ژور‎, ژوژ‎, روژ‎, زور‎, رور, and زوز

Andalusian ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic *رَوْز(*rawz), a variant of Arabic رُزّ(ruzz).

NounEdit

رَوْز (rawz)

  1. rice

DescendantsEdit

  • Asturian: arroz
  • Old Portuguese:
  • Old Spanish: arroz

ReferencesEdit

  • Corriente, F. (1997) A Dictionary of Andalusi Arabic (Handbook of Oriental Studies. Section 1 The Near and Middle East; 29)‎[1], Leiden, New York, Köln: Brill, →ISBN, LCCN 96052434, page 222

Moroccan ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic *رَوْز(*rawz), a variant of Arabic رُزّ(ruzz).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

روز (rūzm (collective)

  1. rice

PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian 𐭩𐭥𐭬(YWM /rōz/); see there for more.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Dari روز
Iranian Persian
Tajik рӯз (rüz)

روز (ruz) (plural روزها(ruz-hâ) or روزان(ruzân))

  1. day
    ۳ روز است که پدرشان گم شده.
    Se ruz ast ke pedarešân gom šode. (more literary)
    ۳ روزه که پدرشون گم شده.
    Se ruz-e ke pedarešun gom šode. (more colloquial)
    Their father's been missing for three days.
    (Literally, “It is three days that their father has gone missing.”)
  2. daylight
  3. daytime

Derived termsEdit


South Levantine ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic رَوْز(rawz).

NounEdit

روز (rōzm (collective, singulative روزة‎ f (rōze))

  1. Alternative form of رزّ(rozz)

UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Persian روز(ruz).

NounEdit

روز (rozm (Hindi spelling रोज़)

  1. day
  2. daytime

SynonymsEdit