RP

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See also: R/P and Rp

Translingual[edit]

Symbol[edit]

RP

  1. (international standards) Indeterminately reserved ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code for Philippines.
    Synonyms: PH (for general use), PI (1949 Convention)

Usage notes[edit]

This is an indeterminately reserved code, included as part of ISO 3166-1 on the request of the Secretary-General of the United Nations due to its use in designating road vehicles under the 1968 Vienna Convention on Road Traffic, and is not endorsed for general use by the ISO. The general-purpose code for the Philippines is PH.


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Noun[edit]

RP (countable and uncountable, plural RPs)

  1. (linguistics) Initialism of Received Pronunciation.
  2. (video games, ESRB) Initialism of rating pending.
  3. (pathology) Initialism of retinitis pigmentosa.
  4. (role-playing games) Initialism of roleplay.
  5. (medicine) Initialism of rotationplasty.
  6. (analytical chemistry) Initialism of reverse-phase.

Proper noun[edit]

RP

  1. Initialism of Rhineland-Palatinate, a federal state of Germany.
  2. Initialism of Republic of Poland.
  3. Initialism of Republic of the Philippines (former two-letter country code).

Verb[edit]

RP (third-person singular simple present RPs, present participle RPing or RP'ing, simple past and past participle RPed or RP'd)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) To roleplay.
    • 2015 March 23, Andrew Smith, “Start your R&R with some D&D”, in The Spokesman-Review[1]:
      I hope you enjoyed this snapshot of why D&D is a great intro into RP'ing. Next week, get your katanas, miniguns, Bulldog-Step vans, and Earth Spirits out. We’re talking Shadowrun. See you then!

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Esperanto[edit]

Phrase[edit]

RP

  1. Initialism of ripozu pace (rest in peace/RIP).

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɛrˈpɛ/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛrpɛ
  • Syllabification: R‧P

Proper noun[edit]

RP

  1. Initialism of Rzeczpospolita Polska (Polish Republic).

Further reading[edit]

  • RP in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • RP in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Turkish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

RP

  1. (politics, dated) Initialism of Refah Partisi (Welfare Party).