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BetoiEdit

NounEdit

ro

  1. woman

ReferencesEdit

  • Raoul Zamponi, Betoi (2003)

CatalanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

ro f ‎(plural ros)

  1. Rho; the Greek letter Ρ (lowercase ρ).

DanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse ‎(rest) (whence also the Icelandic ‎(calm, rest, tranquillity)).

NounEdit

ro c (singular definite roen, not used in plural form)

  1. calmness

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse róa ‎(row), from Proto-Germanic *rōaną ‎(to row), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁reh₁-.

VerbEdit

ro ‎(imperative ro, infinitive at ro, present tense ror, past tense roede, perfect tense er/har roet)

  1. row (using oars)

EsperantoEdit

NounEdit

ro ‎(accusative singular ro-on, plural ro-oj, accusative plural ro-ojn)

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter R/r.

See alsoEdit


GilberteseEdit

NounEdit

ro

  1. dark

GuaraníEdit

ro

AdjectiveEdit

ro

  1. bitter

ItalianEdit

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NounEdit

ro m, f ‎(invariable)

  1. Alternative spelling of rho

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

ro

  1. rōmaji reading of
  2. rōmaji reading of

LojbanEdit

CmavoEdit

ro ‎(rafsi rol)

  1. each, all
    xu ro lo rozgu cu xunre [1]
    Is every rose red?
    mi nelci ro lo mlatu [2]
    I like all cats.

See alsoEdit

  • so'a ‎(almost all)
  • so'e ‎(most)
  • so'i ‎(many)
  • so'o ‎(several)
  • so'u ‎(few)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ BPFK Section: gadri by xorxes. on the LLG website.
  2. ^ Lojban for Beginners, Chapter 4, §4 (Quantities)

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse .

NounEdit

ro m, f ‎(definite singular roen or roa)

  1. peace, tranquility, quiet
AntonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse róa.

VerbEdit

ro ‎(imperative ro, present tense ror, simple past rodde, past participle rodd, present participle roende)

  1. to row (a boat)
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse .

NounEdit

ro f ‎(definite singular roa)

  1. peace, tranquility, quiet

AntonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish , from Proto-Celtic *ɸro (compare Old Welsh ry), from Proto-Indo-European *pro (compare Latin pro).

AdverbEdit

ro

  1. very, too, much, exceedingly
    • ro-bheag‎ ― too little
    • le ro-aire‎ ― with great care
    • ro mhath‎ ― very good
    • Tha e ro fhuar.‎ ― It is too cold.
    • ro aire‎ ― great attention
    • Is tu an Dia ro mhòr.‎ ― Thou art the very great God.
    • Chan eil mi ro chinnteach.‎ ― I am not too sure.
    • Tha e ro bhochd.‎ ― He is very sick (or poor).
    • Chan eil e ro thogarrach.‎ ― He is not excessively willing.
    • ro sgairteil‎ ― very active
    • ro shleamhainn‎ ― very slippery
    • Bu ro chaomh leam tighinn.‎ ― I should very much like to come.

PrepositionEdit

ro

  1. before
    Thigibh ro chòig uairean.‎ ― Come before five o'clock.

Derived termsEdit

  • The following prepositional pronouns:
Person Number Prepositional pronoun Prepositional pronoun (emphatic)
Singular 1st romham romhamsa
2nd romhad romhadsa
3rd m roimhe roimhesan
3rd f roimhpe roimhpese
Plural 1st romhainn romhainne
2nd romhaibh romhaibhse
3rd romhpa romhpasan

Usage notesEdit

  • Used as a prefix to adjectives, and supplying the place of a superlative.
  • Lenites the first letter of the following word except if it starts with l, n or r, or by s followed by any consonant except l, n or r.

ReferencesEdit

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9
  • 1 ró” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • A Pronouncing and Etymological Dictionary of the Gaelic Language (John Grant, Edinburgh, 1925, Compiled by Malcolm MacLennan)

SpanishEdit

NounEdit

ro f ‎(plural ros)

  1. rho; the Greek letter Ρ, ρ

SynonymsEdit


SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse róa, from Proto-Germanic *rōaną, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁reh₁-.

VerbEdit

ro

  1. to row; to transport oneself in a small boat, with help of oars
ConjugationEdit
Related termsEdit
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Swedish ro ‎(rest), German Ruhe with a secondary meaning in Danish and Swedish of entertainment, pastime (during the rest).[1]

NounEdit

ro c ‎(uncountable)

  1. calmness, quiet, peace
DeclensionEdit
Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2. ro in Elof Hellquist, Svensk etymologisk ordbok (1st ed., 1922)

WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

ro

  1. Soft mutation of rho.

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
rho ro unchanged unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.
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