See also: ráj, Raj, рај, and рай

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Hindustani राज / راج(rāj).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

raj (uncountable)

  1. (South Asia) Reign; rule.

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HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from a Slavic language. Compare Serbo-Croatian roj. Ultimately from Proto-Slavic *rojь.[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

raj (plural rajok)

  1. (of bees and other insects) swarm, (of birds) flock
  2. (military) squad, section, squadron (with approx. 13 people)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative raj rajok
accusative rajt rajokat
dative rajnak rajoknak
instrumental rajjal rajokkal
causal-final rajért rajokért
translative rajjá rajokká
terminative rajig rajokig
essive-formal rajként rajokként
essive-modal
inessive rajban rajokban
superessive rajon rajokon
adessive rajnál rajoknál
illative rajba rajokba
sublative rajra rajokra
allative rajhoz rajokhoz
elative rajból rajokból
delative rajról rajokról
ablative rajtól rajoktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
rajé rajoké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
rajéi rajokéi
Possessive forms of raj
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. rajom rajaim
2nd person sing. rajod rajaid
3rd person sing. raja rajai
1st person plural rajunk rajaink
2nd person plural rajotok rajaitok
3rd person plural rajuk rajaik

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Compound words

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ raj in Zaicz, Gábor (ed.). Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN.  (See also its 2nd edition.)

Further readingEdit

  • raj in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh. A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN

MalteseEdit

Root
w-r-j
6 terms

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic رَأْي(raʾy).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

raj m

  1. opinion
  2. one's free will, volition, intent

Usage notesEdit

  • Generally used in the construction minn raj- + pronominal suffix. For example: Għamluha minn rajhom. (They did it voluntarily/deliberately.)

MarshalleseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Micronesian *rato, from Proto-Oceanic *rato.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

raj

  1. whale

ReferencesEdit


PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /raj/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aj

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *rajь.

NounEdit

raj m inan

  1. paradise
    wrota rajugates to paradise
    istny rajtrue paradise
    raj utraconyparadise lost
    wygnanie z rajuexpulsion from paradise
    raje podatkowetax havens (lit. tax paradises)
  2. heaven
    raj na ziemiheaven on earth
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Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

raj

  1. second-person singular imperative of raić

Further readingEdit

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

RomaniEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀭𑀸𑀬 (rāya), from Sanskrit राजन् (rā́jan), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *Hrā́ȷ́ā (king), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hrā́ȷ́ā, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃rḗǵ-ō, from *h₃rḗǵs (king).

NounEdit

raj m (plural raja)

  1. lord, master
  2. gentleman
  3. king

See alsoEdit

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *rajь.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rȃj m (Cyrillic spelling ра̑ј)

  1. heaven, paradise
  2. (figuratively) heaven, paradise (a pleasant place of happiness and joy)
    Svi kažu da je kao raj na zemlji.
    Everyone says that it's like heaven on earth.

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