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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish ruibe (hair, bristle).

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NounEdit

ribe m (genitive singular ribe, nominative plural ribí)

  1. (anatomy) hair (single strand), eyelash, whisker
  2. bristle
  3. (botany) blade (of grass)

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ItalianEdit

NounEdit

ribe

  1. A type of rice.

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish ruibe (hair, bristle).

NounEdit

ribe m (genitive singular ribe, plural ribeachan)

  1. trap, snare
  2. hair (a single hair)

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