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See also: Ruta, rúta, rūta, Rūta, and rută

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AsturianEdit

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French route.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ruta f (plural rutes)

  1. route

Further readingEdit


IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

ruta m (genitive singular ruta, nominative plural rutaí)

  1. rut, beaten track
  2. place, district

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit


ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NounEdit

ruta f (plural rute)

  1. rue (plant)

AnagramsEdit


KikuyuEdit

EtymologyEdit

Hinde (1904) records kurutta as an equivalent of English take off in “Jogowini dialect” of Kikuyu.[1]

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

ruta (infinitive kũruta)

  1. to take out from[2]
  2. to remove, to take away[2]
    Mũmeni ũngĩ amũrutaga mbakĩ iniũrũ. - One who hates another takes away his sniff from his nose.[3]
  3. to teach[4][5]
  4. to obtain, to produce[2]
    Ndũgũ ĩrutagwo njĩra-inĩ.[6] - Friendship is usually made on the road.

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Hinde, Hildegarde (1904). Vocabularies of the Kamba and Kikuyu languages of East Africa, pp. 58–59. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Barlow, A. Ruffell (1960). Studies in Kikuyu Grammar and Idiom, p. 24.
  3. ^ Wanjohi, G. J. (1997). The Wisdom and Philosophy of the Gikuyu Proverbs: The Kihooto World-view, p. 244. Paulines Publications Africa.
  4. ^ Armstrong, Lilias E. (1940). The Phonetic and Tonal Structure of Kikuyu, p. 363. Rep. 1967. (Also in 2018 by Routledge).
  5. ^ “ruta” in Benson, T.G. (1964). Kikuyu-English dictionary, pp. 413–414. Oxford: Clarendon Press.
  6. ^ Njũrũri, Ngũmbũ (1969). Gĩkũyũ Proverbs, p. 104.

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek ῥυτή (rhutḗ), from a Peloponnesian language.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rūta f (genitive rūtae); first declension

  1. rue (bitter herb)

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative rūta rūtae
Genitive rūtae rūtārum
Dative rūtae rūtīs
Accusative rūtam rūtās
Ablative rūtā rūtīs
Vocative rūta rūtae

ParticipleEdit

ruta

  1. nominative feminine singular of rutus
  2. nominative neuter plural of rutus
  3. accusative neuter plural of rutus
  4. vocative feminine singular of rutus
  5. vocative neuter plural of rutus

rutā

  1. ablative feminine singular of rutus

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

ruta m sg, f sg

  1. definite feminine singular of rute

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

ruta f sg

  1. definite singular of rute

PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ruta f

  1. rue (plant)

DeclensionEdit


RomanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ruta f

  1. definite singular nominative and accusative form of rută.

SothoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Bantu *-túnda.

VerbEdit

ruta

  1. to learn
  2. to read

DescendantsEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French route, from the Latin phrase via rupta (a paved, cleared or 'broken' road).

NounEdit

ruta f (plural rutas)

  1. highway
  2. route
    Synonym: recorrido
  3. (computing) path

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

ruta c

  1. square, tile (as on a checkerboard)
  2. windowpane (a piece of glass)
    Synonym: fönsterruta
  3. panel (single frame in a comic strip)
  4. lozenge (diamond-shaped heraldic charge)

DeclensionEdit

Declension of ruta 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative ruta rutan rutor rutorna
Genitive rutas rutans rutors rutornas

Related termsEdit


TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish ruta.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rúta

  1. route

See alsoEdit