re

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin re.

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

re

  1. About, regarding, with reference to; especially in letters and documents.
Derived terms[edit]
Translations[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

re (uncountable)

  1. Ray, a syllable used in solfège to represent the second note of a major scale.
Translations[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Abbreviation

Noun[edit]

re (uncountable)

  1. Reinsurance.

Anagrams[edit]


Albanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Albanian ren, singularized plural of *ri, from Proto-Albanian *rina, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃rinéHti ‘move’ (compare Serbo-Croatian rinuti ‘to push’, Ancient Greek (Lesbian) ορίνειν (orínein) ‘to move’), present of *h₃reiH-.

Noun[edit]

re f (indefinite plural re, definite singular reja)

  1. cloud
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *raida, from Proto-Indo-European *rei- 'reason, count'. Cognate to Latin rātio (reason, judgment), Old Norse ráða, English read.

Noun[edit]

re f (indefinite plural re, definite singular reja)

  1. attention, care, consideration

Asturian[edit]

Noun[edit]

re m (plural res)

  1. Alternative form of rei.
  2. (music) re, ray

Breton[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *ɸro (compare Welsh rhy, Irish ró-).

Adverb[edit]

re

  1. too much

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

re

  1. those

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

re m

  1. pair (of shoes, eyes, etc.)
  2. couple

Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

re m (plural res)

  1. (music) re (second note of diatonic scale)

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

re f (plural re's, diminutive re'tje n)

  1. (Netherlands, music) re (second note of a major scale)
  2. (Belgium, music) d (tone)

Anagrams[edit]


Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin rēx, rēgem. Compare Italian re.

Noun[edit]

re m (plural rês)

  1. king

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Noun[edit]

re m (plural res)

  1. (music) re (musical note)
  2. (music) D (the musical note or key)

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Interlingua[edit]

Preposition[edit]

re

  1. about

Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin rēx, rēgem, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃rḗǵs.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • ré, IPA(key): /re/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: re
  • Rhymes: -e
See also[edit]

Noun[edit]

re m (plural re)

  1. king
  2. (chess) king
  3. kings
  4. magnate
  5. magnates

Etymology 2[edit]

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Particularly: “probably same as the equivalent English word”

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

re m (plural re)

  1. re (musical note)
  2. D (musical note or key)

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

re

  1. rōmaji reading of
  2. rōmaji reading of

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

  1. ablative singular of rēs

Preposition[edit]

  1. About, regarding, with reference to.

Latvian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Unclear.

Noun[edit]

re m (invariable)

  1. (music) re, D (second note in the major scale)

Etymology 2[edit]

Unclear.

Interjection[edit]

re

  1. look! see? (used to draw the listener's attention to something visible)
    re, tās ir mājas, kur piedzimulook, that is the house where I was born
    re, kā ceriņi saglaudušies ap mājām un žogiemlook how the lilacs have become smooth around the houses and fences
    re, cik klusu un nemanot mana māmuļa sirmolook how quietly, without being noticed, my mom became older (lit. grayer)
  2. look, here is..., you see (used to draw the listener's attention to, or to emphasize, something said or written)
    malkas virtuvē nav; tad re, kāpēc māte vakar nekurināja — there is no wood in the kitchen; here is why mother did not start the heating yesterday
    re, Mārtiņ, kā iet mūsu dzīvītesee, Martin, how our little life is going?...
    bet strazds, re, dzied par Ēģipti pie būra tavā priedē — but the sterling, see, he is singing about Egypt at the cage in your pine tree
Synonyms[edit]

Lojban[edit]

Lojban cardinal numbers
pa re ci
    Cardinal : re

Cmavo[edit]

re (rafsi rel)

  1. (cardinal) two

Derived terms[edit]


Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian re.

Noun[edit]

re m (plural rejiet)

  1. king

Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

re

  1. Nonstandard spelling of .
  2. Nonstandard spelling of .
  3. Nonstandard spelling of .

Usage notes[edit]

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Serui-Laut[edit]

Noun[edit]

re

  1. eye

Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

re

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter R/r.

See also[edit]


Wandamen[edit]

Noun[edit]

re

  1. eye