rus

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Albanian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rus m (feminine ruse)

  1. Russian
    gjuha ruse - the Russian language

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Catalan[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rus m (feminine russa, masculine plural russos, feminine plural russes)

  1. Russian (pertaining to Russia, to the Russian people, or to the Russian language)

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Noun[edit]

rus m (plural russos, feminine russa)

  1. Russian (an inhabitant of Russia or an ethnic Russian)

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Proper noun[edit]

rus m

  1. Russian (the Slavic language of the Russians)

Dalmatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin radius.

Noun[edit]

rus m

  1. ray

Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From an old Danish verb ruse, from Middle Low German rusen (to rush).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ruːs/, [ʁuːˀs]

Noun[edit]

rus c (singular definite rusen, not used in plural form)

  1. intoxication
  2. ecstasy

Etymology 2[edit]

Maybe an abbreviaton of Latin depositurus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rus c (singular definite russen, plural indefinite russer)

  1. freshman, first-year student
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Dutch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Germanic, from Middle Dutch rusch, rosch, ruysch, risch, resch; however the Juncaceae plants may constitute a parallel etymology

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Noun[edit]

rus m (plural russen, diminutive rusje n)

  1. A sod, turf of soil, grass, reed or other vegetation
  2. The graminal plant Armeria vulgaris or Armeria maritima
  3. A grass-like plant, (bul)rush, notably of the genera Juncus and Luzula.
  4. (slang) police detective
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Etymology 2[edit]

Germanic?

Adjective[edit]

rus

  1. Alternative form of ruis

French[edit]

Noun[edit]

rus ?

  1. plural form of ru

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *rowos, from Proto-Indo-European *Hrewos (open space, field). Cognate with Old Irish róe (flat field) and Avestan [script needed] (rauuah-, open space).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rūs n (genitive rūris); third declension

  1. country; countryside
  2. a farm
  3. a village

Declension[edit]

Third declension neuter with locative.

Number Singular Plural
nominative rūs rūra
genitive rūris rūrum
dative rūrī rūribus
accusative rūs rūra
ablative rūre rūribus
vocative rūs rūra
locative rūrī rūribus

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References[edit]

  • Michiel de Vaan (2008), Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, page 531

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

rus

  1. rafsi of grusi.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

rus m (definite singular rusen; uncountable)

  1. The mental state inebriation, intoxication, brought on by using alcohol or other drugs

Romanian[edit]

Noun[edit]

rus m (plural ruși) (feminine rusoaică)

  1. Russian

Adjective[edit]

rus m nom/acc forms

  1. Russian

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

rus m (genitive ruis, no plural)

  1. The cereal rice