روس

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: روش

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic Русь (Rusĭ). Compare Byzantine Greek Ῥῶς (Rhôs), English Rus, German Russe or Russian Русь (Rusʹ).

Pronunciation 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

رُوس (rūsm pl or f (collective, singulative رُوسِيّ‎ f (rūsiyy), paucal رُوس (rūs))

  1. Russians (plural)
  2. (historical) Rus (feminine singular)
    رُوس الْكِيِيفِيَّة‎ ― rūs al-kiyīfiyyaKievan Rus
Declension[edit]

Adjective[edit]

رُوس (rūsm pl

  1. masculine plural of رُوسِيّ(rūsiyy)

Pronunciation 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

رَوَّسَ (rawwasa) II, non-past يُرَوِّسُ‎‎ (yurawwisu)

  1. to Russify, to make or become Russian
Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  • Wehr, Hans (1979) , “روس”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN

Persian[edit]

Persian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fa

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari Persian روس
Iranian Persian
Tajik рус (rus)

روس (rus) (plural روس‌ها(rus-hâ))

  1. Russian

Synonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]


Urdu[edit]

Urdu Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ur

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Persian روس(rus), from Arabic رُوس(rūs) (in the form الرُّوس(ar-rūs, [land of] the Rus or Russians))

Proper noun[edit]

روس (rūsm (Hindi spelling रूस)

  1. Russia (a country in Eastern Europe and Asia)