See also: ROA, róa, Róa, and ro'a

EstonianEdit

NounEdit

roa

  1. genitive singular of roog

LadinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Raetic.

NounEdit

roa f (plural [please provide])

  1. landslide

MalagasyEdit

Malagasy cardinal numbers
 <  1 2 3  > 
    Cardinal : roa
    Ordinal : faharoa

EtymologyEdit

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

NumeralEdit

roa

  1. two

MaoriEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Polynesian *loa.

AdjectiveEdit

roa

  1. long
  2. tall
  3. slow

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

roa

  1. Alternative form of ro (roe deer)

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

roa m or f

  1. definite feminine singular of ro

VerbEdit

roa

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

Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From ro f (calm, quiet).

VerbEdit

roa (present tense roar, past tense roa, past participle roa, passive infinitive roast, present participle roande, imperative ro)

  1. (transitive) to calm
  2. (reflexive) to calm down

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

NounEdit

roa f

  1. definite singular of ro

ReferencesEdit

AnagramsEdit


PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

roa

  1. inflection of roer:
    1. first/third-person singular present subjunctive
    2. first/third-person singular imperative

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

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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)

ReferencesEdit