See also: Rak, RAK, rák, Rák, râk, ra·k, råk, and rąk

BretonEdit

PrepositionEdit

rak

  1. before

Crimean TatarEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a Slavic language.

NounEdit

rak

  1. cancer

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Mirjejev, V. A.; Usejinov, S. M. (2002) Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian – Crimean Tatar Dictionary]‎[1], Simferopol: Dolya, →ISBN

CzechEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *rakъ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rak m

  1. crayfish
  2. (colloquial, archaic) cancer
    Synonym: rakovina

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

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Further readingEdit


DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rak n (singular definite rakket, not used in plural form)

  1. rabble, riffraff
    Få så det rak væk! Det skræmmer kunderne væk.
    Get that rabble away! It scares off the customers.

VerbEdit

rak

  1. imperative of rakke

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Related to rekken.

NounEdit

rak n (plural rakken, diminutive rakje n)

  1. A straight section of a waterway.
  2. A straight distance or section that one traverses by sailing.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Dutch rac. Variant of rek. Possibly related to etymology 1.

NounEdit

rak n (plural rakken, diminutive rakje n)

  1. (nautical) A rack, a frame.
    Synonym: rek

Etymology 3Edit

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

NounEdit

rak n (plural rakken, diminutive rakje n)

  1. A rope (often protected with wooden beads), chain or brace for fixing a spar to the mast.
    Synonym: rek

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finno-Ugric *rakkɜ- (to make, prepare, build). Cognates include Finnish rakentaa.[1][2]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ ˈrɒk]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɒk

VerbEdit

rak

  1. (transitive) to put, set
    Synonyms: tesz, helyez, pakol

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

(Compound words):

(With verbal prefixes):

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Entry #850 in Uralonet, online Uralic etymological database of the Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences.
  2. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN

Further readingEdit

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

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse rak.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rak n (genitive singular raks, nominative plural rök)

  1. wick (of a candle)
  2. (chiefly in the plural) raking (quantity of hay)

DeclensionEdit

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Lower SorbianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *rakъ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rak m

  1. crustacean
  2. cancer
  3. Cancer

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • rak in Ernst Muka/Mucke (St. Petersburg and Prague 1911–28): Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow / Wörterbuch der nieder-wendischen Sprache und ihrer Dialekte. Reprinted 2008, Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.
  • rak in Manfred Starosta (1999): Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch. Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.

MarshalleseEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rak

  1. south
  2. summer

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare with Icelandic rakur

AdjectiveEdit

rak (masculine and feminine rak, neuter rakt, definite singular and plural rake)

  1. (of fish) salted and partially fermented

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Compare with Icelandic rakur

AdjectiveEdit

rak (masculine and feminine rak, neuter rakt, definite singular and plural rake)

  1. (of fish) salted and partially fermented
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

rak

  1. imperative of raka

ReferencesEdit


PolishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *rakъ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rak m anim (diminutive raczek)

  1. cancer (disease)
  2. crayfish (term also used for certain other crustaceans)
  3. crampon (spike on a boot used for ice climbing)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

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

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *rakъ.

NounEdit

rȁk m (Cyrillic spelling ра̏к)

  1. crab
  2. cancer (astrology)
    Ja sam rak u horoskopu.(please add an English translation of this usage example)
  3. cancer (disease)
    Imam rak.(please add an English translation of this usage example)

Usage notesEdit

Rak can also be declined inanimated, if used for the disease.

DeclensionEdit


SlovakEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *rakъ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rak m (genitive singular raka, nominative plural raky, genitive plural rakov, declension pattern of dub)

  1. crayfish
  2. (colloquial, archaic) cancer
    Synonym: rakovina

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit

Further readingEdit

  • rak in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

rak (comparative rakare, superlative rakast)

  1. straight; unbent
  2. straight; direct, frank
  3. (internal combustion engines) straight

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of rak
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular rak rakare rakast
Neuter singular rakt rakare rakast
Plural raka rakare rakast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 rake rakare rakaste
All raka rakare rakaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.

AnagramsEdit


Upper SorbianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *rakъ.

NounEdit

rak m

  1. crayfish
  2. cancer (disease)
  3. Cancer

WestrobothnianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From räka.

NounEdit

rak n (definite rakjä)

  1. debris on the water

VerbEdit

rak

  1. preterite singular indicative of räka