See also: Ruh, rüh, and ruħ

AzerbaijaniEdit

Other scripts
Cyrillic
Roman ruh
Perso-Arabic

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Arabic رُوح(rūḥ).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ruh (definite accusative ruhu, plural ruhlar)

  1. spirit
  2. mind
  3. ghost

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit


IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic رُوح(rūḥ, soul).

NounEdit

ruh (plural, first-person possessive ruhku, second-person possessive ruhmu, third-person possessive ruhnya)

  1. soul
  2. spirit

MizoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *rus (bone).

NounEdit

ruh

  1. bone

AdjectiveEdit

ruh

  1. hard
  2. boney

ReferencesEdit

  • Matisoff, James A., Handbook of Proto-Tibeto-Burman, University of California Press.

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *rūhwaz. Cognate with Middle Low German rūch, Middle Dutch ruuch, ru, rou (Dutch ruig, ruw, rouw), Old High German rūh (German rau).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

rūh

  1. rough, hairy
    Min broðer ys ruh and ic eom smeðemy brother is hairy and I am smooth. (Genesis)

DeclensionEdit

with stem rūg-:

with stem rūw-:

DescendantsEdit

  • English: rough
  • Scots: roch

Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *rūhwaz, whence also Old English rūh.

AdjectiveEdit

rūh

  1. rough

DescendantsEdit


TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic رُوح(rūḥ, soul).

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

ruh (definite accusative ruhu, plural ruhlar)

  1. soul, spirit

DeclensionEdit

Inflection
Nominative ruh
Definite accusative ruhu
Singular Plural
Nominative ruh ruhlar
Definite accusative ruhu ruhları
Dative ruha ruhlara
Locative ruhta ruhlarda
Ablative ruhtan ruhlardan
Genitive ruhun ruhların

UzbekEdit

Other scripts
Cyrillic руҳ
Roman ruh
Perso-Arabic ‍‍

NounEdit

ruh (plural ruhlar)

  1. ghost, soul, spirit

DeclensionEdit


ZazakiEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic رُوح(rūḥ, soul).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɾuː/
  • Hyphenation: ruh

NounEdit

ruh m

  1. soul, spirit