rinda

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Faroese[edit]

Verb[edit]

rinda

  1. to pay
  2. (kvæði) to expel, to chase away
  3. (kvæði) to cast

Conjugation[edit]


Latvian[edit]

Koku rinda (1)
Cilvēku rinda (1)
Rindas (3)
Skaitļu rinda (4)

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Baltic *rinda, maybe from Proto-Indo-European *arēydʰ-, *rēydʰ-, *rīdʰ-, derived from *ar (to unite, to fit). Cognates include Lithuanian rindà, Old Church Slavonic рѧдъ (rędŭ), Russian ряд (rjad), Bulgarian ред (red), Polish rząd, Gothic raidjan (raidjan, organize, define), garaiþs (garaiþs, organized, ordered), Old Norse greida (unfold, arrange), German bereit (ready), Persian رده (rade, row, category).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

rinda f (4th declension)

  1. row, line, queue (ordered linear arrangement of objects or people)
    stādīt ābeles rindās — to plant apple trees in rows
    zobu rinda — a row of teeth
    namu rinda — a row of houses
    stāvēt rindā — to stand, wait in line
    aizņemt, ieņemt rindu — to take one's place in a line
    būt rindā — to be in line
    gaidīt savu rindu — to wait one's turn (lit. one's line)
  2. (chiefly in the plural) lines, ranks (of an army or military or similar organization)
    stāties komjaunatnes rindās — to fall into line with, to join the ranks of the Young Communist League
    dienēt armijas rindās — to serve in the army (lit. in the army ranks)
  3. line (small amount of written text going across a page or column)
    rindu atstarpes — space between lines
    pārnest vārdu jaunā rindā — to move a word to a new line
    šīs rindas — these lines (= this text, this letter)
  4. (mathematics) series, sequence
    naturālo skaitļu rinda — the sequence of natural numbers
    harmoniska rinda, virkne — harmonic series
  5. series, sequence (group of objects organized according to some principle)
    radioaktīvā rinda — radioactive series
    urāna rinda — uranium series
  6. (botany, taxonomy) order of plants
  7. (knitting) course

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

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

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Germanic *rindǭ, whence also Old English rinde

Noun[edit]

rinda ?

  1. rind

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

rinda

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of rendir.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of rendir.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of rendir.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of rendir.

Swahili[edit]

rinda

Noun[edit]

rinda (needs class)

  1. dress (garment)


This Swahili entry was created from the translations listed at dress. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see rinda in the Swahili Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) July 2009