r.

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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Short for Latin recipe (take, imperative).

Verb[edit]

r.

  1. (medicine) take (in medicinal recipes)

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Short for Latin rēgnāvit ((he/she) reigned), third person singular perfect active indicative of rēgnō (to reign).

Verb[edit]

r.

  1. Reigned.
    Byzantine emperor Manuel I Komnenos (r. 1143–1180)

Etymology 2[edit]

Abbreviations.

Adjective[edit]

r.

  1. Abbreviation of rare.
  2. Abbreviation of royal.
  3. Abbreviation of right.
    r. com. car. a.right common carotid artery

Noun[edit]

r.

  1. (law) Abbreviation of rule.

Usage notes[edit]

(legal): This is the customary abbreviation of the term rule as used in legal citation. See, e.g., The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation, Nineteenth Edition (2010), "Subdivisions", Table T16, p. 472-73.


German[edit]

Adverb[edit]

r.

  1. Abbreviation of rechts.

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation 1[edit]

  • IPA(key): /rɔk/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɔk

Noun[edit]

r. m inan

  1. Abbreviation of rok (year): yr
    Traktat w Verdun miał miejsce w 843 r.The Treaty of Verdun took place in 843.

Usage notes[edit]

Required after dates by most official guides.

See also[edit]

Pronunciation 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

r. m inan

  1. Abbreviation of rodzaj (grammatical gender, genus, kind): g.
    Synonym: rodz.
    Polskie słowołąkajest r. żeń. (rodzaju żeńskiego)
    The Polish word “łąka” is of fem. g.

Further reading[edit]

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

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

r. (Cyrillic spelling р.)

  1. Abbreviation of razred (class).