See also: Rizo, rizo-, rizó, and rižo

Esperanto edit

Etymology edit

From French riz, from Old Italian riso, risi, from Byzantine Greek ὄρυζα (óruza).

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [ˈrizo]
  • Audio:
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  • Rhymes: -izo
  • Hyphenation: ri‧zo

Noun edit

rizo (accusative singular rizon, plural rizoj, accusative plural rizojn)

  1. rice

Derived terms edit

Serbo-Croatian edit

Noun edit

rizo (Cyrillic spelling ризо)

  1. vocative singular of riza

Spanish edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /ˈriθo/ [ˈri.θo]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /ˈriso/ [ˈri.so]
  • (Spain) Rhymes: -iθo
  • (Latin America) Rhymes: -iso
  • Syllabification: ri‧zo

Etymology 1 edit

From erizo (hedgehog), from Latin ēricius. Compare Portuguese riço, Italian riccio.

Adjective edit

rizo (feminine riza, masculine plural rizos, feminine plural rizas)

  1. curly, kinky (of hair)

Noun edit

rizo m (plural rizos)

  1. curl, lock (of hair)
  2. anything shaped like a curl of hair
  3. (cosmetics) highlight
Derived terms edit
Related terms edit

Etymology 2 edit

Verb edit

rizo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of rizar

Further reading edit