rasa

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See also: řasa, rasā, and Rasa

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sanskrit रस (rasa), literally "juice" or "essence".

Noun[edit]

rasa (plural rasas)

  1. An essential mental state; the dominant emotional theme of a work.

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from German Rasse, from French race, from Italian razza, possibly from Arabic رأس (ra’s, head).

Noun[edit]

rasa f

  1. race (group of people)

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Esperanto[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rasa (plural rasaj, accusative singular rasan, accusative plural rasajn)

  1. racial

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French[edit]

Verb[edit]

rasa

  1. third-person singular past historic of raser

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Sanskrit रस (rasa).

Noun[edit]

rasa

  1. feeling

Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rasa

  1. feminine form of raso

Verb[edit]

rasa

  1. third-person singular present indicative of rasare
  2. second-person singular imperative of rasare

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Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

rāsa

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

rāsā

  1. ablative feminine singular of rāsus

Latvian[edit]

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Rasa

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *rasāˀ, from Proto-Indo-European *rosā-, from *eres-, *rēs-, *rōs- (to flow) plus a (nominalizing) suffix *-ā (< *-eh₂). Cognates include Lithuanian rasà, Old Church Slavonic роса (rosa), Russian, Ukrainian, Belarusian, Bulgarian роса (rosá), Upper Sorbian, Czech, Polish rosa, Sanskrit रस (rásaḥ, juice, liquid), रसा (rasā́, moisture, humidity), Latin rōs.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

rasa f (4th declension)

  1. dew (moisture in the air that settles on plants in the morning)
    rīta rasa — morning dew
    rasas lāsesdew drops
    sasalusi rasa — frozen dew
    samērcēt kājas rasā — to soak one's feet in dew
  2. very light rain, drizzle
    viegla rasas migla nokārās pār visu ciemu — a light drizzle lowered its mist over the whole village
  3. tiny, dew-like drops
    pierē drīz jau iemetās pirmā sviedru rasa — on (his) forehead the first drops of sweat will soon appear

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References[edit]

  1. ^ “rasa” in Konstantīns Karulis (1992, 2001), Latviešu Etimoloģijas Vārdnīca, in 2 vols, Rīga: AVOTS, ISBN: 9984-700-12-7

Lithuanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *rasāˀ, from Proto-Indo-European *Hroseh₂.

Noun[edit]

rasa f

  1. dew

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from German Rasse, from French race, from Italian razza, possibly from Arabic رأس (ra’s, head).

Noun[edit]

rasa f

  1. race (group of people)
  2. race (breed or strain of an animal)

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Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rasa f

  1. feminine form of raso

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from German Rasse, from French race, from Italian razza, possibly from Arabic رأس (ra’s, head).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /râsa/
  • Hyphenation: ra‧sa

Noun[edit]

rȁsa f (Cyrillic spelling ра̏са)

  1. race (group of people)

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Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from German Rasse, from French race, from Italian razza, possibly from Arabic رأس (ra’s, head).

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Noun[edit]

rása f (genitive ráse, nominative plural ráse)

  1. race (a large group of people set apart from others on the basis of a common heritage)

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Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

rasa (present rasar, preterite rasade, supine rasat, imperative rasa)

  1. of a construction, a mine or a mountain wall: to collapse
  2. (colloquial) to break down; to cease working
  3. to express anger, to criticise

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