raca

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek ῥακά (rhaká), from Aramaic [Term?].

Noun[edit]

raca ? (indeclinable)

  1. idiot
    Qui autem dixerit fratri suo, Raca: reus erit concilio.
    But whoever will have called his brother, 'Idiot,', shall be liable to the council. — Vulgate, Mt 5, 22.

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *rakō, *rekô (rake).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

raca m

  1. rake

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian razzo, from Latin radius.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

raca f

  1. flare
  2. firework

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • raca in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from Albanian rosë.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ráca f

  1. duck (aquatic bird of the family Anatidae)

Inflection[edit]

Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. ráca
gen. sing. ráce
singular dual plural
nominative ráca ráci ráce
accusative ráco ráci ráce
genitive ráce rác rác
dative ráci rácama rácam
locative ráci rácah rácah
instrumental ráco rácama rácami

Further reading[edit]

  • raca”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran