راس

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Egyptian Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic رَأْس(raʾs).

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Noun[edit]

راس (rāsf (plural رُوس(rūs) or رُؤُوس(ruʾūs))

  1. head (part of the body)
    مايعرفش راسه من رجليه.‎‎
    ma-yiʿráf-š rā́s-u min rigl-ḗ.
    He doesn't know his head from his feet.
  2. chief, top (of a hierarchy)
    هو اكبر راس فى الحتة دى.‎‎
    húwwa ʾákbar rās fi-l-ḥítta di.
    He's the biggest chief in this area.
  3. top part, summit
  4. cape
    راس البر، راس الشيطان
    rās il-barr, rās iš-šiṭā́n
    Ras El-Bar, Ras El-Sheitan (a popular beach resort near Nuweiba).

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Moroccan Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic رَأْس(raʾs).

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  • IPA(key): /raːs/
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Noun[edit]

راس (rāsm (plural ريوس(ryūs) or ريوسة(ryūsa), diminutive رويس(rwiyyis))

  1. (anatomy) head
  2. beginning

Persian[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

راس (râs)

  1. (colloquial) Alternative form of راست