See also: Razzia

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French razzia, from Algerian Arabic غَزِيَّة(ḡaziya), equalling Arabic غَزْوَة(ḡazwa, raid, military campaign). Doublet of ghazwa.

NounEdit

razzia (plural razzias)

  1. A plundering and destructive incursion; a foray; a raid.

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French razzia, from Algerian Arabic غزية

NounEdit

razzia

  1. a forceful, (ideally) unannounced operation by a (para-)military organ at suspicion of crime

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From earlier razia (1830), borrowed from Algerian Arabic غَزِيَّة(ḡaziya), classical Arabic غَزْوَة(ḡazwa, raid, military campaign). Compare Portuguese gazia.

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

razzia f (plural razzias)

  1. (military) raid [from 1840s]

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Czech: razie
  • Danish: razzia
  • Dutch: razzia
  • English: razzia
  • Finnish: ratsia
  • German: Razzia
  • Italian: razzia
  • Portuguese: razia
  • Spanish: razia

Further readingEdit


HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German Razzia, from French razzia.[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ ˈrɒzːijɒ]
  • Hyphenation: raz‧zia
  • Rhymes: -jɒ

NounEdit

razzia (plural razziák)

  1. raid (an attack or invasion for the purpose of making arrests, seizing property, or plundering)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative razzia razziák
accusative razziát razziákat
dative razziának razziáknak
instrumental razziával razziákkal
causal-final razziáért razziákért
translative razziává razziákká
terminative razziáig razziákig
essive-formal razziaként razziákként
essive-modal
inessive razziában razziákban
superessive razzián razziákon
adessive razziánál razziáknál
illative razziába razziákba
sublative razziára razziákra
allative razziához razziákhoz
elative razziából razziákból
delative razziáról razziákról
ablative razziától razziáktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
razziáé razziáké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
razziáéi razziákéi
Possessive forms of razzia
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. razziám razziáim
2nd person sing. razziád razziáid
3rd person sing. razziája razziái
1st person plural razziánk razziáink
2nd person plural razziátok razziáitok
3rd person plural razziájuk razziáik

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Tótfalusi, István. Idegenszó-tár: Idegen szavak értelmező és etimológiai szótára (’A Storehouse of Foreign Words: an explanatory and etymological dictionary of foreign words’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2005. →ISBN

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Via French razzia from Algerian Arabic غَزِيَّة(ḡaziya).

NounEdit

razzia f (plural razzie)

  1. raid, plundering
    Synonym: saccheggio

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

razzia

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

AnagramsEdit


SpanishEdit

NounEdit

razzia f (plural razzias)

  1. Alternative form of razia