rita

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See also: Rita, ritā, rīta, and rītā

Faroese[edit]

rita' - kittiwake

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse rytr.

Noun[edit]

rita f (genitive singular ritu, plural ritur)

  1. kittiwake (Rissa tridactyla)
Declension[edit]
f1 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative rita ritan ritur riturnar
Accusative ritu rituna ritur riturnar
Dative ritu rituni ritum ritunum
Genitive ritu ritunnar rita ritanna
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse ríta, rita, from Proto-Germanic *wrītaną (to carve, write), from Proto-Indo-European *wrey- (to rip, tear).

Verb[edit]

at rita (third person singular past indicative ritaði, supine ritað)

  1. to write, to inscribe
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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

rita

  1. (hunting) A type of trap.

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Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse rytr.

Noun[edit]

rita f (genitive singular ritu, nominative plural ritur)

  1. black-legged kittiwake, kittiwake (Rissa tridactyla)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse ríta, rita, from Proto-Germanic *wrītaną (to carve, write), from Proto-Indo-European *wrey- (to rip, tear).

Verb[edit]

rita (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative ritaði, supine ritað)

  1. to write, to inscribe
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Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

rita m

  1. genitive singular form of rits

Norwegian[edit]

Verb[edit]

rita

  1. to draw softly, to write, to sketch

Swedish[edit]

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Verb[edit]

rita (present ritar, preterite ritade, supine ritat, imperative rita)

  1. to draw (a picture)

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