ringa

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MaoriEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Oceanic *linga (compare Fijian liga).

NounEdit

ringa ‎(usually reduplicated as ringaringa)

  1. hand

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

ringa

  1. simple past of ringe (Verb 2)
  2. past participle of ringe (Verb 2)

Norwegian NynorskEdit

VerbEdit

ringa ‎(present tense ringer, past tense ringde, past participle ringt, passive infinitive ringast, present participle ringande, imperative ring)

  1. Alternative form of ringja

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

ringa

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of ringar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of ringar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of ringar.

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish ringa, ringia, from Old Norse hringja, from Proto-Germanic *hringijaną.Cognate with Danish ringe, Norwegian ringe or ringa, Old English hringan, English ring.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ringa

  1. simple, small, poor

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of ringa
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular ringa ringare ringast
Neuter singular ringa ringare ringast
Plural ringa ringare ringast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 ringe ringare ringaste
All ringa ringare ringaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in an attributive role.

VerbEdit

ringa

  1. to ring; to make a bell produce a sound
  2. (telephony) to ring; to make a sound as to indicate a call is waiting
  3. to ring; to telephone someone

ConjugationEdit

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TurkishEdit

NounEdit

ringa

  1. herring
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