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A radio receiver from 2000.

Etymology edit

Short for radiotelegraphy.

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Noun edit

radio (countable and uncountable, plural radios)

  1. (uncountable) The technology that allows for the transmission of sound or other signals by modulation of electromagnetic waves.
    send a message by radio
  2. (countable) A device that can capture (receive) the signal sent over radio waves and render the modulated signal as sound.
    We heard a lovely song on the radio.
  3. (countable) On-board entertainment system in a car, usually including a radio receiver as well as the capability to play audio from recorded media.
    • 2018 February 6, Jonathan Amos, “Elon Musk's huge Falcon Heavy rocket set for launch”, in BBC News[1], London, United Kingdom: BBC, retrieved 2018-02-07:
      David Bowie's classic hit Space Oddity will be looping on the radio as the car is hurled into an elliptical orbit that stretches out to Mars' orbit around the Sun.
  4. (countable) A device that can transmit radio signals.
  5. (Internet, uncountable) The continuous broadcasting of sound via the Internet in the style of traditional radio.

Synonyms edit

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Related terms edit

Descendants edit

  • Japanese: ラジオ (rajio)
    • Hokkien: la-jí-o͘h

Translations edit

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Verb edit

radio (third-person singular simple present radios, present participle radioing, simple past and past participle radioed)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) To use two-way radio to transmit (a message) (to another radio or other radio operator).
    I think the boat is sinking; we'd better radio for help. / I radioed him already. / Radio the coordinates this time. / OK. I radioed them the coordinates.
  2. (transitive) To order or assist (to a location), using telecommunications.
    • 2002, Jack Dave, Death Bridge, iUniverse, →ISBN, page 40:
      “Could you call them here? I'd like to talk to them. Or if they're out in the field, radio them in.”
    • 2006, Angie Morgan with Courtney Lynch, Leading from the front: no excuse leadership tactics for women, page 111:
      When I told him that they weren't back yet, he asked if we could radio them back early [] Radioing them in was fine with me.
    • 2006, Kimberly Johnson, Amy's Secret, page 14:
      When she arrived, she was told that Tad wasn't there and to have a seat and wait while they radioed him in.

Translations edit

Anagrams edit

Afrikaans edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from English radio.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

radio (plural radio's)

  1. radio

Asturian edit

Noun edit

radio f (plural radios)

  1. radio

Azerbaijani edit

Etymology edit

From English radio.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

radio (definite accusative radionu, plural radiolar)

  1. radio

Declension edit

    Declension of radio
singular plural
nominative radio
radiolar
definite accusative radionu
radioları
dative radioya
radiolara
locative radioda
radiolarda
ablative radiodan
radiolardan
definite genitive radionun
radioların
    Possessive forms of radio
nominative
singular plural
mənim (my) radiom radiolarım
sənin (your) radion radioların
onun (his/her/its) radiosu radioları
bizim (our) radiomuz radiolarımız
sizin (your) radionuz radiolarınız
onların (their) radiosu or radioları radioları
accusative
singular plural
mənim (my) radiomu radiolarımı
sənin (your) radionu radiolarını
onun (his/her/its) radiosunu radiolarını
bizim (our) radiomuzu radiolarımızı
sizin (your) radionuzu radiolarınızı
onların (their) radiosunu or radiolarını radiolarını
dative
singular plural
mənim (my) radioma radiolarıma
sənin (your) radiona radiolarına
onun (his/her/its) radiosuna radiolarına
bizim (our) radiomuza radiolarımıza
sizin (your) radionuza radiolarınıza
onların (their) radiosuna or radiolarına radiolarına
locative
singular plural
mənim (my) radiomda radiolarımda
sənin (your) radionda radiolarında
onun (his/her/its) radiosunda radiolarında
bizim (our) radiomuzda radiolarımızda
sizin (your) radionuzda radiolarınızda
onların (their) radiosunda or radiolarında radiolarında
ablative
singular plural
mənim (my) radiomdan radiolarımdan
sənin (your) radiondan radiolarından
onun (his/her/its) radiosundan radiolarından
bizim (our) radiomuzdan radiolarımızdan
sizin (your) radionuzdan radiolarınızdan
onların (their) radiosundan or radiolarından radiolarından
genitive
singular plural
mənim (my) radiomun radiolarımın
sənin (your) radionun radiolarının
onun (his/her/its) radiosunun radiolarının
bizim (our) radiomuzun radiolarımızın
sizin (your) radionuzun radiolarınızın
onların (their) radiosunun or radiolarının radiolarının

Further reading edit

  • radio” in Obastan.com.

Basque edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /radio/ [ra.ð̞i.o]
  • Rhymes: -io
  • Hyphenation: ra‧di‧o

Etymology 1 edit

Borrowed from Spanish radio (radium), from French radium.

Noun edit

radio inan

  1. radium
Declension edit

Etymology 2 edit

Borrowed from Spanish radio (radio).

Noun edit

radio inan

  1. Nonstandard form of erradio (radius).
Declension edit

Further reading edit

  • "radio" in Euskaltzaindiaren Hiztegia [Dictionary of the Basque Academy], euskaltzaindia.eus
  • radio” in Orotariko Euskal Hiztegia [General Basque Dictionary], euskaltzaindia.eus

Crimean Tatar edit

Etymology edit

Compare English radio.

Noun edit

radio

  1. radio

Declension edit

References edit

  • Mirjejev, V. A., Usejinov, S. M. (2002) Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian – Crimean Tatar Dictionary]‎[2], Simferopol: Dolya, →ISBN

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Noun edit

radio c (singular definite radioen, plural indefinite radioer)

  1. (technology) radio

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Dutch edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from English radio, from Latin radius. Doublet of radius.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈraːdijoː/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ra‧dio

Noun edit

radio m (plural radio's, diminutive radiootje n)

  1. radio, tuner

Derived terms edit

Descendants edit

Esperanto edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [raˈdio]
  • Audio:
    (file)
  • Rhymes: -io
  • Hyphenation: ra‧di‧o

Noun edit

radio (accusative singular radion, plural radioj, accusative plural radiojn)

  1. radio
  2. radius
  3. ray

Synonyms edit

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Finnish edit

 

Etymology edit

< Swedish radio (radio) or English radio

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈrɑdio/, [ˈrɑ̝dio̞]
  • Rhymes: -ɑdio
  • Syllabification(key): ra‧di‧o

Noun edit

radio

  1. radio (technology)
  2. radio (receiver or transmitter)
  3. radio (type of media)
  4. (in compounds) radio- (of or pertaining to radiowaves)

Declension edit

Inflection of radio (Kotus type 3/valtio, no gradation)
nominative radio radiot
genitive radion radioiden
radioitten
partitive radiota radioita
illative radioon radioihin
singular plural
nominative radio radiot
accusative nom. radio radiot
gen. radion
genitive radion radioiden
radioitten
partitive radiota radioita
inessive radiossa radioissa
elative radiosta radioista
illative radioon radioihin
adessive radiolla radioilla
ablative radiolta radioilta
allative radiolle radioille
essive radiona radioina
translative radioksi radioiksi
abessive radiotta radioitta
instructive radioin
comitative See the possessive forms below.
Possessive forms of radio (Kotus type 3/valtio, no gradation)
first-person singular possessor
singular plural
nominative radioni radioni
accusative nom. radioni radioni
gen. radioni
genitive radioni radioideni
radioitteni
partitive radiotani radioitani
inessive radiossani radioissani
elative radiostani radioistani
illative radiooni radioihini
adessive radiollani radioillani
ablative radioltani radioiltani
allative radiolleni radioilleni
essive radionani radioinani
translative radiokseni radioikseni
abessive radiottani radioittani
instructive
comitative radioineni
second-person singular possessor
singular plural
nominative radiosi radiosi
accusative nom. radiosi radiosi
gen. radiosi
genitive radiosi radioidesi
radioittesi
partitive radiotasi radioitasi
inessive radiossasi radioissasi
elative radiostasi radioistasi
illative radioosi radioihisi
adessive radiollasi radioillasi
ablative radioltasi radioiltasi
allative radiollesi radioillesi
essive radionasi radioinasi
translative radioksesi radioiksesi
abessive radiottasi radioittasi
instructive
comitative radioinesi
first-person plural possessor
singular plural
nominative radiomme radiomme
accusative nom. radiomme radiomme
gen. radiomme
genitive radiomme radioidemme
radioittemme
partitive radiotamme radioitamme
inessive radiossamme radioissamme
elative radiostamme radioistamme
illative radioomme radioihimme
adessive radiollamme radioillamme
ablative radioltamme radioiltamme
allative radiollemme radioillemme
essive radionamme radioinamme
translative radioksemme radioiksemme
abessive radiottamme radioittamme
instructive
comitative radioinemme
second-person plural possessor
singular plural
nominative radionne radionne
accusative nom. radionne radionne
gen. radionne
genitive radionne radioidenne
radioittenne
partitive radiotanne radioitanne
inessive radiossanne radioissanne
elative radiostanne radioistanne
illative radioonne radioihinne
adessive radiollanne radioillanne
ablative radioltanne radioiltanne
allative radiollenne radioillenne
essive radionanne radioinanne
translative radioksenne radioiksenne
abessive radiottanne radioittanne
instructive
comitative radioinenne
third-person possessor
singular plural
nominative radionsa radionsa
accusative nom. radionsa radionsa
gen. radionsa
genitive radionsa radioidensa
radioittensa
partitive radiotaan
radiotansa
radioitaan
radioitansa
inessive radiossaan
radiossansa
radioissaan
radioissansa
elative radiostaan
radiostansa
radioistaan
radioistansa
illative radioonsa radioihinsa
adessive radiollaan
radiollansa
radioillaan
radioillansa
ablative radioltaan
radioltansa
radioiltaan
radioiltansa
allative radiolleen
radiollensa
radioilleen
radioillensa
essive radionaan
radionansa
radioinaan
radioinansa
translative radiokseen
radioksensa
radioikseen
radioiksensa
abessive radiottaan
radiottansa
radioittaan
radioittansa
instructive
comitative radioineen
radioinensa

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compounds

Further reading edit

French edit

Etymology edit

An abbreviation of words like radiotélégramme, radiotélégraphiste, radiodiffusion, etc. Compare English radio.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

radio f (plural radios)

  1. radio, tuner

Derived terms edit

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Etymology 1 edit

An abbreviation based on words beginning with the root radio-. Compare English radio.

Noun edit

radio m (plural radios)

  1. radio

Etymology 2 edit

Borrowed from French radium, from radio(actif) + -ium.

Noun edit

radio m (plural radios)

  1. (uncountable) radium

Etymology 3 edit

Learned borrowing from Latin radius.

Noun edit

radio m (plural radios)

  1. radius (of a circular object)
  2. (anatomy) radius (bone in the forearm)

Ido edit

Etymology edit

From radiar +‎ -o.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

radio (plural radii)

  1. ray, beam, gleam
  2. radio (device)
  3. (geometry) radius
  4. spoke (of a wheel)
  5. (ichthyology) ray, skate

Synonyms edit

Ilocano edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Spanish radio.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɾadjo/, [ˈɾɐ.d͡ʒo]
  • Hyphenation: rad‧io

Noun edit

radio

  1. radio

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Etymology edit

From Dutch radio, from English radio, from Latin radius.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [ˈrad̪io̯]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ra‧dio

Noun edit

radio (first-person possessive radioku, second-person possessive radiomu, third-person possessive radionya)

  1. radio
    Synonyms: peti bicara, peti ngomong

Derived terms edit

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Further reading edit

Interlingua edit

Noun edit

radio

  1. radio

Italian edit

Chemical element
Ra
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Next: attinio (Ac)

Etymology 1 edit

 
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Borrowed from Latin radius. Doublet of raggio, razzo, and rai, the first two of which were inherited from Latin, while the last was borrowed from Occitan.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈra.djo/
  • Rhymes: -adjo
  • Hyphenation: rà‧dio

Noun edit

radio m (plural radi)

  1. (anatomy) radius
    Synonyms: radiale, osso radiale
  2. (obsolete) Alternative form of raggio
Related terms edit

Etymology 2 edit

Borrowed from French radium, from radio(actif) + -ium.

Noun edit

radio m (plural radi)

  1. (chemistry) radium

Etymology 3 edit

Abbreviation. Compare English radio.

Noun edit

radio f (invariable)

  1. radio

Etymology 4 edit

Verb edit

radio

  1. first-person singular present indicative of radiare

Anagrams edit

Latin edit

Etymology edit

From radius (spoke of a wheel) +‎ .

Pronunciation edit

Verb edit

radiō (present infinitive radiāre, perfect active radiāvī, supine radiātum); first conjugation

  1. (active voice) to cause to radiate, irradiate
  2. (passive voice) to radiate, emit beams

Conjugation edit

   Conjugation of radiō (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present radiō radiās radiat radiāmus radiātis radiant
imperfect radiābam radiābās radiābat radiābāmus radiābātis radiābant
future radiābō radiābis radiābit radiābimus radiābitis radiābunt
perfect radiāvī radiāvistī radiāvit radiāvimus radiāvistis radiāvērunt,
radiāvēre
pluperfect radiāveram radiāverās radiāverat radiāverāmus radiāverātis radiāverant
future perfect radiāverō radiāveris radiāverit radiāverimus radiāveritis radiāverint
passive present radior radiāris,
radiāre
radiātur radiāmur radiāminī radiantur
imperfect radiābar radiābāris,
radiābāre
radiābātur radiābāmur radiābāminī radiābantur
future radiābor radiāberis,
radiābere
radiābitur radiābimur radiābiminī radiābuntur
perfect radiātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect radiātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect radiātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present radiem radiēs radiet radiēmus radiētis radient
imperfect radiārem radiārēs radiāret radiārēmus radiārētis radiārent
perfect radiāverim radiāverīs radiāverit radiāverīmus radiāverītis radiāverint
pluperfect radiāvissem radiāvissēs radiāvisset radiāvissēmus radiāvissētis radiāvissent
passive present radier radiēris,
radiēre
radiētur radiēmur radiēminī radientur
imperfect radiārer radiārēris,
radiārēre
radiārētur radiārēmur radiārēminī radiārentur
perfect radiātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect radiātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present radiā radiāte
future radiātō radiātō radiātōte radiantō
passive present radiāre radiāminī
future radiātor radiātor radiantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives radiāre radiāvisse radiātūrum esse radiārī radiātum esse radiātum īrī
participles radiāns radiātūrus radiātus radiandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
radiandī radiandō radiandum radiandō radiātum radiātū

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Related terms edit

Descendants edit

Noun edit

radiō

  1. dative/ablative singular of radium

References edit

  • "radio", in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • "radio", in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers

Norman edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from English radio.

Noun edit

radio m (plural radios)

  1. radio

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Noun edit

radio m (definite singular radioen, indefinite plural radioer, definite plural radioene)

  1. (a) radio

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Noun edit

radio m (definite singular radioen, indefinite plural radioar, definite plural radioane)

  1. radio
    • 1926, Olav Langeland, Rikare liv:
      Det vedunderet som me no kallar radio, hev synt det endå klårare. Det er ljosbylgjor som er so små og snøgge, og sume so langsame at ikkje noko menneskjeauga kann uppfanga dei.
      The miracle that we now call radio has shown this even clearer. It is light waves that are so small and fast, and some so slow that no human eye can perceive them.

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Etymology edit

Borrowed from French radio.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

radio n (diminutive radyjko)

  1. radio (a device that can receive the signal sent over radio waves)
    Synonyms: radioodbiornik, odbiornik radiowy
  2. radio station
    Synonyms: rozgłośnia, radiostacja, stacja radiowa

Declension edit

Derived terms edit

Further reading edit

  • radio in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • radio in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romanian edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from French radio, German Radio; compare also English radio.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

radio n (plural radiouri)

  1. radio

Declension edit

Serbo-Croatian edit

Etymology 1 edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /râːdio/
  • Hyphenation: ra‧di‧o

Noun edit

rȃdio m (Cyrillic spelling ра̑дио)

  1. radio
Declension edit

Etymology 2 edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Participle edit

radio (Cyrillic spelling радио)

  1. masculine singular active past participle of raditi

Spanish edit

Chemical element
Ra
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Next: actinio (Ac)
 
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Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈradjo/ [ˈra.ð̞jo]
  • Rhymes: -adjo
  • Syllabification: ra‧dio

Etymology 1 edit

Clipping of radiorreceptor.

Noun edit

radio m or f same meaning (plural radios)

  1. (electronics, home appliance) radio (device)
Usage notes edit
  • Usually feminine, but often used as masculine in much of Latin America.
Descendants edit

Etymology 2 edit

Clipping of radiotransmisión and/or radiodifusora.

Noun edit

radio f (plural radios)

  1. (communication) radio (industry, signal)
Derived terms edit

Etymology 3 edit

Borrowed from Latin radius. Doublet of rayo.

Noun edit

radio m (plural radios)

  1. (anatomy) radius
  2. (geometry) radius
Derived terms edit

Etymology 4 edit

Borrowed from French radium, from radio(actif) + -ium.

Noun edit

radio m (plural radios)

  1. (chemistry) radium

Etymology 5 edit

Verb edit

radio

  1. first-person singular present indicative of radiar

Further reading edit

Anagrams edit

Swahili edit

Noun edit

radio (n class, plural radio)

  1. Alternative form of redio

Swedish edit

Etymology edit

From English radio.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

radio c

  1. (uncountable) radio (communication using radio waves)
  2. radio; receiver (device for receiving broadcast radio signals)

Declension edit

Declension of radio 1.
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative radio radion
Genitive radios radions
Declension of radio 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative radio radion radior radiorna
Genitive radios radions radiors radiornas
Declension of radio 2.
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative radio radion radioapparater radioapparaterna
Genitive radios radions radioapparaters radioapparaternas

Related terms edit

See also edit

References edit

Turkmen edit

Pronunciation edit

  • Hyphenation: ra‧dio

Noun edit

radio (definite accusative radiony, plural radiolar)

  1. radio

Declension edit

Further reading edit

  • radio” in Enedilim.com
  • radio” in Webonary.org

Uzbek edit

Noun edit

radio (plural radiolar)

  1. radio

Veps edit

Etymology edit

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

Noun edit

radio

  1. radio

Inflection edit

Inflection of radio (inflection type 1/ilo)
nominative sing. radio
genitive sing. radion
partitive sing. radiod
partitive plur. radioid
singular plural
nominative radio radiod
accusative radion radiod
genitive radion radioiden
partitive radiod radioid
essive-instructive radion radioin
translative radioks radioikš
inessive radios radioiš
elative radiospäi radioišpäi
illative radioho radioihe
adessive radiol radioil
ablative radiolpäi radioilpäi
allative radiole radioile
abessive radiota radioita
comitative radionke radioidenke
prolative radiodme radioidme
approximative I radionno radioidenno
approximative II radionnoks radioidennoks
egressive radionnopäi radioidennopäi
terminative I radiohosai radioihesai
terminative II radiolesai radioilesai
terminative III radiossai
additive I radiohopäi radioihepäi
additive II radiolepäi radioilepäi

References edit

  • Zajceva, N. G., Mullonen, M. I. (2007) “радио”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary]‎[4], Petrozavodsk: Periodika

Welsh edit

Etymology edit

From English radio.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

radio m (plural radios, not mutable)

  1. radio

Derived terms edit

Further reading edit

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present), “radio”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies