See also: Raita

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Hindi रायता (rāytā).

NounEdit

raita (countable and uncountable, plural raitas)

  1. A condiment used as a dip or sauce in the cuisine of southern Asia, made from seasoned yogurt.
    • 2009, January 16, “Marian Burros”, in Penn Quarter’s International Flavor[1]:
      The raita is one of the best in town; goat-cheese kulcha is an unusual and tasty take on Indian bread.

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FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈrɑi̯tɑ/, [ˈrɑi̯t̪ɑ]
  • Rhymes: -ɑitɑ
  • Syllabification: rai‧ta

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Proto-Germanic *raidō, originally referring to a trail or track left behind while riding. Association with etymology 2 has also been proposed. Cognate with Northern Karelian raita.[1] Related to raide, either a derivative or a parallel loan from the same Germanic source.

NounEdit

raita

  1. stripe
  2. band
  3. track
  4. (heraldry) bendlet
  5. (music) track
  6. (obsolete) trace
DeclensionEdit
Inflection of raita (Kotus type 9/kala, t-d gradation)
nominative raita raidat
genitive raidan raitojen
partitive raitaa raitoja
illative raitaan raitoihin
singular plural
nominative raita raidat
accusative nom. raita raidat
gen. raidan
genitive raidan raitojen
raitainrare
partitive raitaa raitoja
inessive raidassa raidoissa
elative raidasta raidoista
illative raitaan raitoihin
adessive raidalla raidoilla
ablative raidalta raidoilta
allative raidalle raidoille
essive raitana raitoina
translative raidaksi raidoiksi
instructive raidoin
abessive raidatta raidoitta
comitative raitoineen
Possessive forms of raita (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person raitani raitamme
2nd person raitasi raitanne
3rd person raitansa

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Finnic *raita, borrowed from Proto-Germanic *spraiþō (compare Old High German spreid, spreida (bush)).[1]

NounEdit

raita

  1. goat willow, Salix caprea
DeclensionEdit
Inflection of raita (Kotus type 9/kala, t-d gradation)
nominative raita raidat
genitive raidan raitojen
partitive raitaa raitoja
illative raitaan raitoihin
singular plural
nominative raita raidat
accusative nom. raita raidat
gen. raidan
genitive raidan raitojen
raitainrare
partitive raitaa raitoja
inessive raidassa raidoissa
elative raidasta raidoista
illative raitaan raitoihin
adessive raidalla raidoilla
ablative raidalta raidoilta
allative raidalle raidoille
essive raitana raitoina
translative raidaksi raidoiksi
instructive raidoin
abessive raidatta raidoitta
comitative raitoineen
Possessive forms of raita (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person raitani raitamme
2nd person raitasi raitanne
3rd person raitansa

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Kylstra, A.D.; Hahmo, Sirkka-Liisa; Hofstra, Tette; Nikkilä, Otto. 1991–2012. Lexicon der älteren germanischen Lehnwörter in den ostseefinnischen Sprachen. Amsterdam: Rodopi.

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