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See also: Rau, râu, rãu, rău, and ra'u

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FijianEdit

PronounEdit

rau

  1. they two, those two

See alsoEdit


GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • rauh (dated, pre-reform orthography)

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German rūch, from Old High German rūh, from Proto-Germanic *rūhwaz. More at rough.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

rau (comparative rauer, superlative am rausten)

  1. rough
    • 2010, Der Spiegel, issue 26/2010, page 125:
      Tiere, die in rauem Klima leben, sind oft klüger als ihre Artgenossen aus gemäßigten Breiten, das legen verschiedene Studien nahe.
      Several studies suggest that animals which live in rough climates are often smarter than members of the same species from moderate latitudes.

Further readingEdit

  • rau in Duden online

LojbanEdit

CmavoEdit

rau (selma'o PA )

  1. enough

RafsiEdit

rau

  1. rafsi of gradu (unit/ degree of/ on scale /reference standard).

LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German rūhe, from Old High German rūh, from Proto-Germanic *rūhaz. Cognate with German rau, Dutch ruig, English rough, West Frisian rûch.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

rau (masculine rauen, neuter raut, comparative méi rau, superlative am rausten)

  1. rough
    D'Schuel vun dësem Bam ass ganz rau.The bark of this tree is very rough.
  2. raw, harsh
    D'Antarktis huet e raue Klima.Antarctica has a harsh climate.
  3. hoarse, husky
    Si huet eng rau Stëmm.She has a husky voice.
  4. boorish, uncouth, rough
    Wat e raue Mann!What a boorish man!

DeclensionEdit


MaoriEdit

MoEdit

NounEdit

rau

  1. leaf

ReferencesEdit

  • George W. Grace, Notes on the phonological history of the Austronesian languages of the Sarmi Coast, in Oceanic Linguistics (1971, 10:11-37)

Mori BawahEdit

VerbEdit

rau

  1. (stative) to be over there, somewhere remote but at the same elevation as the speaker and hearer

ReferencesEdit

  • The Austronesian Languages of Asia and Madagascar (2013, ISBN 1136755098), page 695-6

Rapa NuiEdit

SobeiEdit

NounEdit

rau

  1. leaf

ReferencesEdit

  • George W. Grace, Notes on the phonological history of the Austronesian languages of the Sarmi Coast, in Oceanic Linguistics (1971, 10:11-37)

VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rau

  1. greens, vegetables

Derived termsEdit


White HmongEdit

White Hmong cardinal numbers
 <  5 6 7  > 
    Cardinal : rau

NumeralEdit

rau

  1. six

ReferencesEdit

  • Ernest E. Heimbach, White Hmong - English Dictionary (1979, SEAP Publications)