rás

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See also: ras, rǡs, Ras, and RAS

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse rás, from Proto-Germanic *rēsō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rás f (genitive singular rásar, plural rásir or ræsur)

  1. path (esp. for sheep)
  2. gait
  3. way, direction
  4. flock of flying birds
  5. broadcasting channel

Declension[edit]

f2 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative rás rásin rásir rásirnar
Accusative rás rásina rásir rásirnar
Dative rás rásini rásum rásunum
Genitive rásar rásarinnar rása rásanna
f27 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative rás rásin ræsur ræsurnar
Accusative rás rásina ræsur ræsurnar
Dative rás rásini rásum rásunum
Genitive rásar rásarinnar rása rásanna



Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse rás, from Proto-Germanic *rēsō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rás f (genitive singular rásar, nominative plural rásir)

  1. run, running
  2. speed
  3. flow (of water, etc., also figuratively of events, time, etc.)
  4. duct, channel (for something to run or flow through)
  5. channel (TV, radio, Wi-Fi, etc.)

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

rás m (genitive rása, nominative plural rásaí)

  1. race

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *rēsō.

Noun[edit]

rás f

  1. race, running
  2. course, channel
  3. company, host

References[edit]

  • “rás” in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic