See also: Raro

'Are'areEdit

NounEdit

raro

  1. sky

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Attested since the 14th century. Probably borrowed from Latin rārus, rather than inherited.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

raro m (feminine singular rara, masculine plural raros, feminine plural raras)

  1. rare
  2. thin, sparse
    • 1455, María del Carmen Sánchez Carrera (ed.), El Bajo Miño en el siglo XV. El espacio y los hombres. A Coruña: Fundación Barrié, page 336:
      primeiramente que lle roçasen toda enderredor osilvar e mato hua braça que sobra sobre a dita vinna e mays en fondo dela apo quanto que estava muyto rara e em outros lugares que a ontrechatasem ou encasasem e que aestes chantamentos ou encasamentos que lle deytasen tres carros desterco e por quanto non fora arrendada que a cavasen toda en este mes de ianeiro primeiro que ven, sendo primeiramente rosado todo enderredor e o silvar e mato que sae por cima da dita vinna e de mays que daqui endeante desen cada vinna em cada hun anno duas cavas en sua sazon
  3. scarce
    • c1350, Kelvin M. Parker (ed.), Historia Troyana, Santiago: Instituto "Padre Sarmiento", page 150:
      son tã poucas et tã rraras [...]
      they are so few and so scarce [...]

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • raro” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • raro” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • raro” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • raro” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin rārus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

raro (feminine singular rara, masculine plural rari, feminine plural rare)

  1. rare

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LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

rārō

  1. dative masculine singular of rārus
  2. dative neuter singular of rārus
  3. ablative masculine singular of rārus
  4. ablative neuter singular of rārus

AdverbEdit

rārō (comparative rārius, superlative rārissimē)

  1. rarely, seldom.

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MaoriEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Polynesian *lalo, from Proto-Oceanic *ralom, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *daləm, from Proto-Austronesian *daləm.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ra‧ro

NounEdit

raro

  1. the underworld
    Ka tae tō wairua ki raro.
    Your spirit will go to the underworld.
  2. bottom
  3. north

PrepositionEdit

raro

  1. below
  2. under

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably borrowed from Latin rārus. Compare ralo, an inherited doublet.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

raro m (feminine singular rara, masculine plural raros, feminine plural raras, comparable)

  1. rare (very uncommon)
  2. exceptional; extraordinary (much better than average)
  3. sparse (few and far apart)

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Rapa NuiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Polynesian *lalo, from Proto-Oceanic *ralom, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *daləm, from Proto-Austronesian *daləm.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ra‧ro

NounEdit

raro

  1. bottom (lower part)
    Ki ea-mai mai raro mai te rano.
    When coming up from the bottom of the crater.
    Ku toka ana te vai i raro i te puna.
    There is little water left at the bottom of the lake.

PrepositionEdit

raro

  1. below
    i raro i te pakoga
    below the deep place
  2. under
    I te ahiahi-ata he garo te raá ki raro ki te vai kava.
    In the evening the sun disappears under the sea.

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin rārus. Doublet of the inherited ralo[1].

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

raro (feminine singular rara, masculine plural raros, feminine plural raras) (superlative rarísimo)

  1. strange or odd
  2. rare

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TahitianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Polynesian *lalo, from Proto-Oceanic *ralom, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *daləm, from Proto-Austronesian *daləm.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ra‧ro

NounEdit

raro

  1. west

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PrepositionEdit

raro

  1. below
  2. under
    Teie râ, te vai noa ra te tahi mau tuhaa o te oire i raro a‘e i te mau haapueraa pehu.
    Yet all the while part of the city lay buried under mounds of apparent rubbish.

TswanaEdit

Tswana cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : raro

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Bantu *-tátʊ̀.

NumeralEdit

raro

  1. three