See also: râie

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʁɛ/
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Etymology 1Edit

From Old French roie, from a Vulgar Latin riga, probably from Gaulish *rica (furrow), from Proto-Celtic *ɸrikā (furrow) (compare Old Irish rech).[1]

NounEdit

raie f (plural raies)

  1. (agriculture) ridge between furrows, balk (an unplowed strip of land)
    une raie de champ(please add an English translation of this usage example)
  2. line
    J'ai fait une raie.I drew a line.
    tracer une raie au crayon, à la plume(please add an English translation of this usage example)
  3. scratch, mark
  4. cleft (between the buttocks)
  5. stripe
    marbre marqué de raies noires(please add an English translation of this usage example)
  6. parting (in hair)
    porter la raie au milieu, de côté(please add an English translation of this usage example)

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin raia.

NounEdit

raie f (plural raies)

  1. (zoology) ray

Etymology 3Edit

Inflected forms.

VerbEdit

raie

  1. first-person singular present indicative of rayer
  2. third-person singular present indicative of rayer
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of rayer
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of rayer
  5. second-person singular imperative of rayer

Further readingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, page *140-141

AnagramsEdit


ItalianEdit

NounEdit

raie f pl

  1. plural of raia

AnagramsEdit


NormanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old French roie, from Gaulish *rica (furrow).

NounEdit

raie f (plural raies)

  1. (Jersey, agriculture) furrow
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin raia.

NounEdit

raie f (plural raies)

  1. (Jersey) skate, ray
SynonymsEdit

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

First attested circa 1155, from Latin raia.

NounEdit

raie f (oblique plural raies, nominative singular raie, nominative plural raies)

  1. ray (fish)

DescendantsEdit

  • English ray
  • French: raie
  • Norman: raie (Jersey)

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

raie

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of raiar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of raiar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of raiar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of raiar