SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

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Etymology 1Edit

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NounEdit

råka c

  1. a rook (bird)
DeclensionEdit
Declension of råka 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative råka råkan råkor råkorna
Genitive råkas råkans råkors råkornas

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Swedish raka, from Old Norse ráka.

VerbEdit

råka (present råkar, preterite råkade, supine råkat, imperative råka)

  1. to encounter, to meet
    ...tågresande över gränser i internationell trafik, som råkar i svårigheter...
    ...cross-border train passengers who face problems...
  2. to happen to do, to accidentally do; do without purpose or intention
    Jag råkade välta vasen, men det var inte med mening!
    I happened to knock the vase over, but it wasn't my intention!
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