See also: Rua and rúa

'Are'areEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Oceanic *rua, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *dua, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *dua, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *duha, from Proto-Austronesian *duSa.

NumeralEdit

rua

  1. two

ReferencesEdit


AnutaEdit

NumeralEdit

rua

  1. two

BariaiEdit

NumeralEdit

rua

  1. two

ReferencesEdit


FijianEdit

Fijian cardinal numbers
 <  1 2 3  > 
    Cardinal : rua

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Central Pacific *rua, from Proto-Oceanic *rua, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *dua, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *dua, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *duha, from Proto-Austronesian *duSa.

NumeralEdit

rua

  1. two

FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

rua

  1. third-person singular past historic of ruer

IndonesianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Unknown.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈrua̯]
  • Hyphenation: rua

AdjectiveEdit

rua (plural rua-rua)

  1. (obsolete) wide.
    Synonym: lebar

Alternative formsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Portuguese rua (street), drom Old Portuguese rua (street), from or influenced by Old French rue (Modern French rue) or Old Spanish rua (Modern Spanish rúa), from Vulgar Latin *ruga (furrow, path, street), from Latin ruga (wrinkle), from Proto-Indo-European *krewp- (to become encrusted).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈrua̯]
  • Hyphenation: rua

NounEdit

rua (plural, first-person possessive ruaku, second-person possessive ruamu, third-person possessive ruanya)

  1. (rare) street.
    Synonym: jalan

Further readingEdit


IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish rúad, from Proto-Celtic *roudos (compare Welsh rhudd), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁rewdʰ- (compare Ancient Greek ἐρυθρός (eruthrós), Sanskrit रुधिर (rudhirá), Old English rēad).

AdjectiveEdit

rua (genitive singular masculine rua, genitive singular feminine rua or ruaí, comparative rua or ruacha)

  1. red(-haired)
    Synonyms: ceannrua, fionnrua, foltrua, ruafholtach
  2. reddish-brown, russet, copper brown
  3. wild, fierce; rough, strong
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

rua m (genitive singular rua, nominative plural ruanna)

  1. red-haired person, redhead
  2. reddish-brown, russet, colour
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

an rua f

  1. (pathology) the rose, erysipelas

Further readingEdit


ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rua f (plural rue)

  1. Alternative form of ruga

LeoneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

NounEdit

rua f (plural ruas)

  1. street, road

ReferencesEdit


MaoriEdit

Maori cardinal numbers
 <  1 2 3  > 
    Cardinal : rua

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Eastern Polynesian *rua, from Proto-Nuclear Polynesian *rua, from Proto-Polynesian *rua, from Proto-Oceanic *rua, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *dua, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *dua, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *duha, from Proto-Austronesian *duSa.

NumeralEdit

rua

  1. two

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Eastern Polynesian, from Proto-Nuclear Polynesian, from Proto-Polynesian, from Proto-Oceanic, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian (compare Malay lubang).

NounEdit

rua

  1. pit
  2. cavity

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

rua f

  1. definite singular of rue

OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan rua, from Latin ruga.

NounEdit

rua f (plural ruas)

  1. (Limousin) street

Old PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *ruga (furrow, path, street) (likely through or influenced by Old French rue), from Latin ruga (wrinkle), from Proto-Indo-European *krewp- (to become encrusted).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rua

  1. street

DescendantsEdit

  • Galician: rúa
  • Portuguese: rua

Palu'eEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NumeralEdit

rua

  1. two

PortugueseEdit

 
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rua

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Portuguese rua (street), from or influenced by Old French rue (Modern French rue) or Old Spanish rua (Modern Spanish rúa), from Vulgar Latin *ruga (furrow, path, street), from Latin ruga (wrinkle), from Proto-Indo-European *krewp- (to become encrusted). Cognate with Galician rúa.

NounEdit

rua f (plural ruas)

  1. street; road (paved path)
    Eu moro na rua da Igreja.
    I live on Church Street.
    Olha para os dois lados antes de atravessar a rua.
    Look both ways before you cross the street.
  2. streets (urban areas outside buildings)
    O mendigo mora na rua.
    The beggar lives in the streets.

InterjectionEdit

rua!

  1. out! (strong, impolite demand for someone to leave)

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

rua

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of ruir
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of ruir
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of ruir
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of ruir

Rapa NuiEdit

Rapa Nui cardinal numbers
 <  1 2 3  > 
    Cardinal : rua
    Counting form : karua

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Eastern Polynesian *rua, from Proto-Nuclear Polynesian *rua, from Proto-Polynesian *rua, from Proto-Oceanic *rua, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *dua, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *dua, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *duha, from Proto-Austronesian *duSa.

NumeralEdit

rua

  1. two

Usage notesEdit

When counting, use karua.

NounEdit

rua

  1. leaf

VerbEdit

rua

  1. vomit

RarotonganEdit

Rarotongan cardinal numbers
 <  1 2 3  > 
    Cardinal : rua

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Eastern Polynesian *rua, from Proto-Nuclear Polynesian *rua, from Proto-Polynesian *rua, from Proto-Oceanic *rua, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *dua, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *dua, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *duha, from Proto-Austronesian *duSa.

NumeralEdit

rua

  1. two

RatahanEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NumeralEdit

rua

  1. two

RotumanEdit

Rotuman cardinal numbers
 <  1 2 3  > 
    Cardinal : rua

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Oceanic *rua, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *dua, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *dua, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *duha, from Proto-Austronesian *duSa.

NumeralEdit

rua

  1. two

SardinianEdit

NounEdit

rua

  1. (Campidanese) street

SothoEdit

VerbEdit

rua

  1. to be rich

TernateEdit

EtymologyEdit

r- +‎ ua

AdverbEdit

rua

  1. not anymore, no longer

ReferencesEdit

  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001). A Descriptive Study of the Language of Ternate, the Northern Moluccas, Indonesia. University of Pittsburgh.

TetumEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NumeralEdit

rua

  1. two

UjirEdit

NumeralEdit

rua

  1. two

ReferencesEdit

  • Antoinette Schapper, Marian Klamer, Numeral systems in the Alor-Pantar languages

UruavaEdit

NumeralEdit

rua

  1. two

Further readingEdit

  • Malcolm Ross, Proto Oceanic and the Austronesian Languages of Western Melanesia, Pacific Linguistics, series C-98 (1988)
  • ABVD

VenetianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin rota. Compare Italian ruota.

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

rua f (plural rue)

  1. wheel
  2. tyre

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin rūta, from Ancient Greek ῥυτή (rhutḗ). Compare Italian ruta

NounEdit

rua f (plural rue)

  1. rue (plant)