See also: Ritus, rítus, and rītus

CatalanEdit

NounEdit

ritus

  1. plural of ritu

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

ritus f (plural ritussen, diminutive ritusje n)

  1. rite

See alsoEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Indonesian: ritus

IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch ritus, from Latin ritus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈri.tʊs]
  • Hyphenation: ri‧tus

NounEdit

ritus

  1. rite, a religious custom.

Further readingEdit


LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂rey-. Cognate with Sanskrit रीति (rītí, rite, custom, usage, ceremony, procedure).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rītus m (genitive rītūs); fourth declension

  1. rite, ceremony
  2. habit, custom, usage

DeclensionEdit

Fourth-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative rītus rītūs
Genitive rītūs rītuum
Dative rītuī rītibus
Accusative rītum rītūs
Ablative rītū rītibus
Vocative rītus rītūs

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • ritus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ritus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • ritus in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • ritus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to fight like lions: ferarum ritu pugnare

LatvianEdit

NounEdit

ritus m

  1. accusative plural form of rits

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ritus (rite). Doublet of rite, which has much of the same sense.

NounEdit

ritus m (definite singular ritusen, indefinite plural rituser or riter, definite plural ritusene or ritene)

  1. (religion)cult, rite
  2. (by extension, usually humorous) a specific way of doing something, a ceremony

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ritus (rite). Doublet of rite.

NounEdit

ritus m (definite singular ritusen, indefinite plural ritusar, definite plural ritusane)

  1. (dated or humorous) a rite, cult
    Synonym: rite