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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʁwɑ/, /ʁwa/
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NounEdit

rois m pl

  1. plural of roi

AnagramsEdit


IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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NounEdit

rois f (genitive singular roise, nominative plural roiseanna or roiste)

  1. volley
  2. blast, burst
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

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VerbEdit

rois (present analytic roiseann, future analytic roisfidh, verbal noun roiseadh, past participle roiste)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) ravel out, unravel
  2. (transitive, intransitive) rip, rend, tear
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

rois m sg

  1. genitive singular of ros (linseed, flaxseed)

a rois m sg

  1. vocative singular of ros (linseed, flaxseed)

an rois m pl

  1. definite genitive singular of ros (linseed, flaxseed)

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
rois not applicable not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit

  • "rois" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “rois” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “rois” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Old FrenchEdit

NounEdit

rois m

  1. nominative singular of roi
    circa 1170, Chrétien de Troyes, Érec et Énide:
    Li rois respont: "N'est pas mançonge"
    The king replied "this is no lie"
  2. oblique plural of roi