See also: RIC, Ric, rič, riç, -ric, and řič

CatalanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Occitan, Proto-Germanic *rīkijaz (powerful, rich), from Proto-Indo-European *reg- (to straighten, direct, make right).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ric (feminine rica, masculine plural rics, feminine plural riques)

  1. rich (abundant in some way)
AntonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

ric

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of riure

Further readingEdit


FriulianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Proto-Germanic *rīkijaz. Compare Italian ricco.

AdjectiveEdit

ric

  1. rich

SynonymsEdit

AntonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit


InterlinguaEdit

EtymologyEdit

Proto-Germanic *rīkijaz (powerful, rich), from Proto-Indo-European *reg- (to straighten, direct, make right).

AdjectiveEdit

ric (comparative plus ric, superlative le plus ric)

  1. rich
  2. luxurious

AntonymsEdit

Related termsEdit


Lower SorbianEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

ric

  1. second-person singular imperative of ricaś

Old OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *rīkijaz (powerful, rich), from Proto-Indo-European *reg- (to straighten, direct, make right).

AdjectiveEdit

ric m (feminine singular rica, masculine plural rics, feminine plural ricas)

  1. rich (abundant in some way)

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Occitan: ric

Old SpanishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ric (masculine plural ricos)

  1. Apocopic form of rico; rich, wealthy
    • c. 1200: Almerich, Fazienda de Ultramar, f. 12r.
      […] ¬ fuxo en tierra de madian. Auia ẏ un ric oḿe q́ auẏa nóbre ietro. e raguel ſu mugier auẏa. vij. fijas. E dio la una por mugier a moẏſé. Eſta auie nóbre ſephora.
      […] And he fled to the land of Midian, where there lived a rich man whose name was Jethro and Reuel, whose wife had seven daughters. And he gave Moses one of them in marriage, and her name was Zipporah.
    • Idem, f. 82v.
      Alli delát gazar baptizo ſát felip al rẏc óe q́ era de cádace la reẏna. ¬ el era de ethiopia e veno a ih́rĺm al tenple orar. […]
      There, before Gaza, Saint Philip baptized the rich man who was of Candace, the queen. He was from Ethiopia and had come to Jerusalem to pray at the temple. […]