riga

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See also: Riga, Rîga, Rīga, and Rīgā

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Italian riga, from Lombardic rīga (line, row), from Proto-Germanic *rīgǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *(e)reik- (-kh-) (to scratch, cut). Akin to Old High German rīga (line) (German Reihe "row, series"), Old Norse rēga "string" (Norwegian reig "row, line"), Middle Dutch rīe "line, row", Old English rǣw "line, row". More at row.

Noun[edit]

riga f (plural righe)

  1. line
  2. stripe
  3. parting (of hair)
  4. ruler (measuring device)

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Verb[edit]

riga

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

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

rigā

  1. first-person singular present active imperative of rigō

Old High German[edit]

Noun[edit]

rīga f

  1. line

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Venetian, from Italian rucola,

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /rîːɡa/
  • Hyphenation: ri‧ga

Noun[edit]

rȋga f

  1. (Croatia) commercial name for arugula, rocket (Eruca sativa, a grassy plant used for salad)

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