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rats

  1. plural of rat

InterjectionEdit

rats

  1. Expression of annoyance; damn, darn.

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rats

  1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of rat

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rats m

  1. plural of rat

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LatvianEdit

 
Stūres rats (1)
 
Dzirnavu rats (1)
 
Rati (2)

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *ret(h), *rot(h). Cognates include Lithuanian rãtas (wheel), Sanskrit रथ (ratha, chariot), Old High German rad (wheel) (German Rad (wheel)), Latin rota (wheel) (Portuguese roda, Spanish rueda, Italian ruota, Romanian roată, French roue), Albanian rreth (hoop, circle, wheel rim).[1]

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NounEdit

rats m (1st declension)

  1. wheel (circular device that rotates on its axis)
    stūres ratssteering wheel
    dzirnavu ratsmillwheel
    spara rats, spararatsflywheel
    ķēdes pārvada ratschain wheel
    laimes ratsthe wheel of fortune
    pagriezt atpakaļ , apturēt vēstures ratuto turn back, to stop the wheel of history
  2. (only plural) cart, carriage (small wheeled vehicle drawn by animals)
    jūgt zirgu ratosto harness a horse to a cart
    vienjūga, divjūga ratia one-, a two-horse cart or carriage
    smagie ratiheavy cart
    rati ar gumijas riteņiema cart with rubber wheels

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ReferencesEdit

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

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NounEdit

rats

  1. nominative plural of rat