rubin

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See also: Rubin, rubín, and rub in

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Late Latin rubinus, Italian rubino.

Noun[edit]

rubin (plural rubins)

  1. (obsolete) A ruby.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Hungarian[edit]

rubin

Etymology[edit]

From German Rubin, from Medieval Latin rubinus (ruby), from Latin ruber (red).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈrubin/
  • Hyphenation: ru‧bin

Noun[edit]

rubin (plural rubinok)

  1. ruby (gemstone)

Declension[edit]


Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Medieval Latin rubinus (ruby), from Latin ruber (red).

Noun[edit]

rubin m (oblique plural rubins, nominative singular rubins, nominative plural rubin)

  1. ruby (gemstone)

Descendants[edit]

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Polish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

rubin m

  1. ruby (gemstone)

Declension[edit]

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin rubinus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /rǔbiːn/
  • Hyphenation: ru‧bin

Noun[edit]

rùbīn m (Cyrillic spelling ру̀бӣн)

  1. ruby (gemstone)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • rubin” in Hrvatski jezični portal