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See also: Ras, RAS, rás, râs, rãs, rǡs, and răs-

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Amharic ራስ (rās, head).

NounEdit

ras (plural rases)

  1. An Ethiopian king or prince.

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DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /raːs/, [ʁɑːˀs]

VerbEdit

ras

  1. imperative of rase

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

ras n (plural rassen, diminutive rasje n)

  1. race, breed
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Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Dutch rasch, from Old Dutch *rasc, from Proto-Germanic *raskuz. Cognates include English rash, German rasch.

AdjectiveEdit

ras (comparative rasser, superlative meest ras or rast)

  1. (dated) quick
InflectionEdit
Inflection of ras
uninflected ras
inflected rasse
comparative rasser
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial ras rasser het rast
het raste
indefinite m./f. sing. rasse rassere raste
n. sing. ras rasser raste
plural rasse rassere raste
definite rasse rassere raste
partitive ras rassers
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FrenchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Amharic.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ras m (plural ras)

  1. ras

Etymology 2Edit

Old French rés (remodelled after raser), itself from Latin rāsus. Doublet of rez.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ras (feminine singular rase, masculine plural ras, feminine plural rases)

  1. short
  2. close-cropped (of hair etc.)
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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Amharic ራስ (ras, head), from Proto-Semitic *raʾš- (head).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ras/, [r̺äs̪]
  • Stress: ràs
  • Hyphenation: ras

NounEdit

ras m (invariable)

  1. (historical) Title of the second-highest grade in the hierarchy of the Ethiopian Empire; ras
  2. (figuratively, pejorative) Any small local authority who exercises power despotically.
    1. A local boss of organized crime.
    2. (historical) A Fascist party official.

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LithuanianEdit

LojbanEdit

RafsiEdit

ras

  1. rafsi of grasu.

MalteseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic رَأْس (raʾs), from Proto-Semitic *raʾš- (head).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ras f (plural rjus)

  1. (anatomy) head
  2. beginning

PolishEdit

NounEdit

ras

  1. genitive plural of rasa

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin rāsus.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

ras (past participle of rade)

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AdjectiveEdit

ras m, n (feminine singular rasă, masculine plural rași, feminine and neuter plural rase)

  1. shaved, shaven

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SpanishEdit

NounEdit

ras m (plural rases)

  1. evenness, levelness

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SwedishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse rás (race), from Proto-Germanic *rēsō.

NounEdit

ras c

  1. a race (a large group of individuals of the same species set apart from others on the basis of a common heritage)
DeclensionEdit
Declension of ras 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative ras rasen raser raserna
Genitive ras rasens rasers rasernas
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Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

ras n

  1. a collapse (of a building)
  2. a mudslide (geological disaster)
  3. a cave in, a collapse inward or downward
  4. a fall (of stock market values)
DeclensionEdit
Declension of ras 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative ras raset ras rasen
Genitive ras rasets ras rasens
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