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AzeriEdit

Other scripts
Cyrillic
Roman ruh
Perso-Arabic

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Arabic رُوح (rūḥ).

NounEdit

ruh (definite accusative ruhu, plural ruhlar)

  1. spirit

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit


IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic رُوح (rūḥ, soul).

NounEdit

ruh

  1. soul
  2. spirit

MizoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Tibeto-Burman *rus

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 smeðe: my brother is hairy and I am smooth. (Genesis)

DescendantsEdit


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

NounEdit

ruh (definite accusative ruhu, plural ruhlar)

  1. soul, spirit

DeclensionEdit