rót

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse rót (root), from Proto-Germanic *wrōts, from Proto-Indo-European *wrd- (root); compare with English wort and the Latin rādīx (root). Cognate with the Icelandic rót; Old English rōt (whence the Middle English word root (the underground part of a plant) came, whence the English root came).

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Noun[edit]

rót f (genitive singular rótar, plural røtur)

  1. root

Declension[edit]

f12 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative rót rótin røtur røturnar
Accusative rót rótina røtur røturnar
Dative rót rótini rótum rótunum
Genitive rótar rótarinnar róta rótanna


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Hungarian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

rót

  1. accusative singular of

Icelandic[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse rót (root), from Proto-Germanic *wrōts, from Proto-Indo-European *wrd- (root); compare with English wort and the Latin rādīx (root). Cognate with the Faroese rót; Old English rōt (whence the Middle English word root (the underground part of a plant) came, whence the English root came).

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Noun[edit]

rót f (genitive singular rótar, nominative plural rætur)

  1. (botany) root
  2. the roots of something, the beginning or origin
    Rætur fjallsins eru grasi vaxnar.
    The foot of the mountain is covered with grass.
  3. (mathematics) root
  4. (linguistics) root
    Hvernig finnur maður rót nafnorða?
    How does one find the root of nouns?

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Welsh rhawd (course, career).

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Noun[edit]

rót m

  1. road
  2. highway

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Vietnamese[edit]

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Verb[edit]

rót

  1. to pour