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See also: Rus, RUS, rus., rus', Rus., Rus', and R Us

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AlbanianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

rus m (feminine ruse)

  1. Russian
    gjuha ruse - the Russian language

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AzerbaijaniEdit

Other scripts
Cyrillic рус
Roman rus
Perso-Arabic روس

NounEdit

rus (definite accusative rusu, plural ruslar)

  1. Russian (person)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

rus (comparative daha rus, superlative ən rus)

  1. Russian, of, from, or pertaining to Russia.
    rus dilithe Russian language
    rus yazıçılarıRussian writers

CatalanEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

rus (feminine russa, masculine plural russos, feminine plural russes)

  1. Russian (pertaining to Russia, to the Russian people, or to the Russian language)

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NounEdit

rus m (plural russos, feminine russa)

  1. Russian (an inhabitant of Russia or an ethnic Russian)

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Proper nounEdit

rus m

  1. Russian (the Slavic language of the Russians)

DalmatianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin radius. Compare Italian raggio, Romanian rază.

NounEdit

rus m

  1. ray

DanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From an old Danish verb ruse, from Middle Low German rusen (to rush).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rus c (singular definite rusen, not used in plural form)

  1. intoxication
  2. ecstasy

Etymology 2Edit

Maybe an abbreviaton of Latin depositurus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rus c (singular definite russen, plural indefinite russer)

  1. freshman, first-year student
InflectionEdit

DutchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch rusch, rosch. The Juncaceae plants may constitute a parallel etymology

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NounEdit

rus m (plural russen, diminutive rusje n)

  1. A sod, turf of soil, grass, reed or other vegetation
  2. The graminal plant Armeria vulgaris or Armeria maritima
  3. A grass-like plant, (bul)rush, notably of the genera Juncus and Luzula.
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Etymology 2Edit

From rechercheur.

NounEdit

rus m (plural russen, diminutive rusje n)

  1. (slang) police detective

Etymology 3Edit

AdjectiveEdit

rus

  1. Alternative form of ruis

FrenchEdit

NounEdit

rus m

  1. plural of ru

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Italic *rowos, from Proto-Indo-European *Hrewos (open space, field), from *rewh₁-. Cognate with Old Irish róe (flat field) and Avestan 𐬭𐬀𐬎𐬎𐬀𐬵-(rauuah-, open space). See English room.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rūs n (genitive rūris); third declension

  1. countryside; country
  2. a farm
  3. a village

Usage notesEdit

DeclensionEdit

Third declension neuter, with locative.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative rūs rūra
Genitive rūris rūrum
Dative rūrī rūribus
Accusative rūs rūra
Ablative rūre rūribus
Vocative rūs rūra
Locative rūrī rūribus

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See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • rus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • rus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • rus in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • rus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to make a pleasure-trip into the country: rus excurrere
    • to live in the country: ruri vivere, rusticari
    • to live (all) one's life (honourably, in the country, as a man of learning): vitam, aetatem (omnem aetatem, omne aetatis tempus) agere (honeste, ruri, in litteris), degere, traducere
  • De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 531

Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

rus m (definite singular rusen, uncountable)

  1. The mental state of inebriation, intoxication, brought on by using alcohol or other drugs

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

rus m (definite singular rusen, indefinite plural rusar, definite plural rusane)

  1. intoxication (the state of being intoxicated or drunk)
  2. extreme joy, ecstasy

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

rus

  1. imperative of rusa

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PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

rus m (plural rus)

  1. (historical) Rus (Scandinavian settlers and merchants in Eastern Europe)

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Russian русь (rus').

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

rus m or n (feminine singular rusă, masculine plural ruși, feminine and neuter plural ruse)

  1. Russian

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

rus m (plural ruși, feminine equivalent rusoaică)

  1. Russian

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Scottish GaelicEdit

NounEdit

rus m (genitive singular ruis, no plural)

  1. The cereal rice