See also: ROA, róa, Róa, and ro'a

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LadinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Raetic.

NounEdit

roa f (plural [please provide])

  1. landslide

MalagasyEdit

Malagasy cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : roa
    Ordinal : faharoa

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Western Malayo-Polynesian *duha, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *duha, from Proto-Austronesian *duSa.

NumeralEdit

roa

  1. (cardinal) two

MaoriEdit

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

roa m, f

  1. definite feminine singular of ro

VerbEdit

roa

  1. simple past of roe
  2. past participle of roe

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

roa f

  1. definite singular of ro

PortugueseEdit

Rapa NuiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Polynesian *loa.

AdjectiveEdit

roa

  1. long

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

roa

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of roer.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of roer.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of roer.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of roer.

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

ro +‎ -a, from Old Swedish ro(rest), German ruhe with a secondary meaning in Danish and Swedish of entertainment, pastime (during the rest)

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

roa (present roar, preterite roade, supine roat, imperative roa)

  1. (archaic, intransitive, reflexive) to rest
  2. to entertain (someone); to amuse

ConjugationEdit

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

TahitianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Polynesian *loa

AdjectiveEdit

roa

  1. long (time or space)

AdverbEdit

roa

  1. very (intensity mark)

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