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CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *rojь.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

roj m

  1. swarm

Derived termsEdit


KurdishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Iranian *ráwčah, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *ráwčas, from Proto-Indo-European *léwk-os ~ *léwk-es-os, from *lewk- (white, light, bright). Compare Persian روز(ruz), Avestan 𐬭𐬀𐬊𐬗𐬀𐬥𐬙(raocant, shining), 𐬭𐬀𐬊𐬗𐬀𐬵(raocah, light), Sanskrit रोचते (rocate, to shine).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

roj f

  1. Sun
  2. day

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Central Kurdish: ڕۆژ(roj)

Lower SorbianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *rojь. Cognate with Upper Sorbian rój, Polish rój, Czech roj, Serbo-Croatian rȏj, and Russian рой (roj).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

roj m

  1. swarm (large number of insects)

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • roj in Ernst Muka/Mucke (St. Petersburg and Prague 1911–28): Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow / Wörterbuch der nieder-wendischen Sprache und ihrer Dialekte. Reprinted 2008, Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.
  • roj in Manfred Starosta (1999): Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch. Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *rojь.

NounEdit

rȏj m (Cyrillic spelling ро̑ј)

  1. swarm

DeclensionEdit


SlovakEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *rojь.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

roj m (genitive singular roja, nominative plural roje, genitive plural rojov, declension pattern of stroj)

  1. swarm

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • roj in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

White HmongEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

roj

  1. fat

ZazakiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Related to Persian روز(ruz).

NounEdit

roj ?

  1. Sun
  2. day