rik

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Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

rik

  1. rafsi of rinka.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ríkr, from Proto-Germanic *rīkijaz, a derivative of *rīks (king, ruler), itself a borrowing from Proto-Celtic *rīxs, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃rḗǵs.

Adjective[edit]

rik (neuter singular rikt, definite singular and plural rike, comparative rikere, indefinite superlative rikest, definite superlative rikeste)

  1. rich (having wealth)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ríkr, from Proto-Germanic *rīkijaz, a derivative of *rīks (king, ruler), itself a borrowing from Proto-Celtic *rīxs, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃rḗǵs.

Adjective[edit]

rik (neuter singular rikt, definite singular and plural rike, comparative rikare, indefinite superlative rikast, definite superlative rikaste)

  1. rich (having wealth)

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Scots[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Northern Middle English rike, from a conflation of Old English rīce (powerful, mighty, great, possessed of power, of high rank; rich, possessed of wealth; strong, potent) and Old Norse ríkr (powerful, rich); both from Proto-Germanic *rīkijaz (kingly, powerful, rich). More at rich.

Adjective[edit]

rik (comparative mair rik, superlative maist rik)

  1. Mighty; great.
  2. Wealthy; well-off; rich.
  3. Valuable.
  4. Costly; splendid.
  5. (of colour) Strong, deep.

Noun[edit]

rik (plural riks)

  1. Those who are rich or powerful; the rich.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Northern Middle English rike, from Old English rīce (power, authority, might, dominion, rule, empire, reign) and Old Norse ríki (kingdom, realm, reign); both from Proto-Germanic *rīkiją (authority, reign, realm, kingdom). More at rich.

Noun[edit]

rik (plural riks)

  1. A kingdom or realm.
  2. The kingdom of heaven.

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ríkr, from Proto-Germanic *rīkijaz, a derivative of *rīks (king, ruler), itself a borrowing from Proto-Celtic *rīxs, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃rḗǵs.

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Adjective[edit]

rik

  1. rich, wealthy
  2. fat, bountiful

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