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See also: rau, Rau, rãu, rău, and ra'u

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RomanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • rîu (old orthography)

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin rius (river), from Latin rīvus (brook, small stream), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃rih₂wós, from *h₃reyh₂- (to flow; to move, set in motion) + *-wós.

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NounEdit

râu n (plural râuri)

  1. river

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VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Vietic *-soː.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(classifier bộ) râu (, 𩅺, 𩭶, 𩯁)

  1. (of a man) beard
    cạo râu
    to shave one's facial hair
  2. (of an animal) whiskers
    vuốt râu hùm
    to "rub a tiger's whiskers" - to mess around with someone powerful or dangerous

NounEdit

(classifier sợi) râu (, 𩅺, 𩭶, 𩯁)

  1. (of a man) a hair of a beard
  2. (of an animal) a whisker

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