rags

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English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

rags

  1. plural form of rag

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Verb[edit]

rags

  1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of rag

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Latvian[edit]

Brieža rags (1)
Ganu rags (4)
Medību rags (4)

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *ragas. Cognates include Proto-Slavic *rogъ (horn), Lithuanian ragas (horn) and Old Prussian ragis (horn).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

rags m (1st declension)

  1. (anatomy) horn (solid growth on an animal's head)
    brieža rags — deer horns (= antlers)
    govs bez ragiem — cow without horns
  2. a sharp projection
    klinšu rags — rock horns (= projections)
  3. an object or phenomenon similar in form to an animal horn
    mēness ragi — moon (= crescent) horns
  4. horn (a musical instrument in the shape of an animal horn)
    pūst ragu — to blow the horn
    angļu rags — English horn
    ganu rags — shepherd's horn (ancient Latvian folk instrument)
    ragu mūzikuhorn music
    medību rags — hunting horn
  5. horn (material, from animal horn, used to make object)
    raga brilleshorn spectacles
    raga ķemmehorn comb
  6. rod-like, usually curved, element or part, used for gripping or holding
    laktas rags — anvil horn
    enkura ragi — anchor horns
  7. (geography, syn. zemesrags) cape (projection of land into water)

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