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See also: Rasa, rása, rasā, rasă, rǡsa, řasa, and Raša

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Sanskrit रस (rasa, literally juice; essence).

NounEdit

rasa (plural rasas)

  1. An essential mental state; the dominant emotional theme of a work.

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CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German Rasse, from French race, from Italian razza, possibly from Arabic رَأْس (raʾs, head).

NounEdit

rasa f

  1. race (group of people)

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EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ras- (race) +‎ -a.

AdjectiveEdit

rasa (accusative singular rasan, plural rasaj, accusative plural rasajn)

  1. racial

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FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

rasa

  1. third-person singular past historic of raser

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IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Sanskrit रस (rasa).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rasa

  1. feeling

ItalianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

rasa f sg

  1. Feminine singular of adjective raso.

VerbEdit

rasa

  1. third-person singular present indicative of rasare
  2. second-person singular imperative of rasare

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LatinEdit

LatvianEdit

 rasa on Latvian Wikipedia
 
Rasa

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *rasāˀ, from Proto-Indo-European *Hroseh₂. Cognates include Lithuanian rasà, Old Church Slavonic роса (rosa), Russian, Ukrainian, Belarusian, Bulgarian роса (rosa), Upper Sorbian, Czech, Polish rosa, Sanskrit रस (rasa, juice, liquid), रसा (rasā, moisture, humidity), Latin rōs.[1]

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

rasa f (4th declension)

  1. dew (moisture in the air that settles on plants in the morning)
    rīta rasamorning dew
    rasas lāsesdew drops
    sasalusi rasafrozen dew
    samērcēt kājas rasāto soak one's feet in dew
  2. very light rain, drizzle
    viegla rasas migla nokārās pār visu ciemua light drizzle lowered its mist over the whole village
  3. tiny, dew-like drops
    pierē drīz jau iemetās pirmā sviedru rasaon (his) forehead the first drops of sweat will soon appear

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Karulis, Konstantīns (1992), “rasa”, in Latviešu Etimoloģijas Vārdnīca (in Latvian), Rīga: AVOTS, ISBN 9984-700-12-7

LithuanianEdit

MalayEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Sanskrit रस (rasa).

NounEdit

rasa (plural rasa-rasa)

  1. taste, flavour
  2. perception, sensation, feeling

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

rasa (plural rasa-rasa)

  1. Alternative form of raksa (quicksilver)

PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German Rasse, from French race, from Italian razza, possibly from Arabic رَأْس (raʾs, head).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rasa f

  1. race (group of people)
  2. breed, race; group of animals with well-defined inherited characteristics

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PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

rasa f sg

  1. Feminine singular of adjective raso.

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German Rasse, from French race, from Italian razza, possibly from Arabic رَأْس (raʾs, head).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /râsa/
  • Hyphenation: ra‧sa

NounEdit

rȁsa f (Cyrillic spelling ра̏са)

  1. race (group of people)

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SloveneEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German Rasse, from French race, from Italian razza, possibly from Arabic رَأْس (raʾs, head).

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NounEdit

rása f (genitive ráse, nominative plural ráse)

  1. race (a large group of people set apart from others on the basis of a common heritage)

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SpanishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

rasa f sg

  1. Feminine singular of adjective raso.

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse rasa.

VerbEdit

rasa (present rasar , preterite rasade , supine rasat , imperative rasa )

  1. (of a construction, a mine or a mountain wall) to collapse
  2. (colloquial) to break down; to cease working
  3. to express anger, to criticise

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