raad

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

raad

  1. electric catfish

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch raet, from Old Dutch rāt, from Proto-Germanic *rēdaz.

Noun[edit]

raad m (plural raden, diminutive raadje n)

  1. advice
  2. council; committee that leads or governs
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

raad

  1. first-person singular present indicative of raden
  2. imperative of raden

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Manx[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish rót.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /reːd̪/, /raːd̪/

Noun[edit]

raad m (genitive raaidjey, plural raaidjyn)

  1. road, roadway
    • T'eh cummal tessyn yn raad.
      • He lives across the road.
    • Hie eh er y raad aggairagh.
      • He took the wrong road.
    • Ta raad aym ry hooyl.
      • I have a road to walk.
    • Haink dubbaghyn fliaghee er y raad.
      • Pools of rain formed on the road.
  2. trail, track
    • V'eh er y raad kiart.
      • He was on the right track.
  3. way, route, direction
    • Hug eh shilley stiagh 'sy çhapp er e raad er ash.
      • He dropped into the shop on his way back.
    • Ta mee goll er y raad s'girrey.
      • I'm going by the shortest route.
    • Yiare eh raad da hene trooid y chionnal.
      • He forced his way through the crowd.
Synonyms[edit]
  • (road, roadway): bayr
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Verb[edit]

raad (verbal noun raadey, past participle raadit)

  1. (intransitive) to anchor

Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

raad (definite accusative raadı, plural [[{{{2}}}#Turkish|{{{2}}}]])

  1. (Internet) Alternative form of rahat
    Raad ol reyiz.