radio

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English[edit]

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A radio receiver from 2000.

Etymology[edit]

Short for radiotelegraphy.

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Noun[edit]

radio ‎(countable and uncountable, plural radios)

  1. (uncountable) The technology that allows for the transmission of sound or other signals by modulation of electromagnetic waves.
  2. (countable) A device that can capture (receive) the signal sent over radio waves and render the modulated signal as sound.
  3. (countable) A device that can transmit radio signals.
  4. (Internet, uncountable) The continuous broadcasting of sound recordings via the Internet in the style of traditional radio.

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Translations[edit]

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Verb[edit]

radio ‎(third-person singular simple present radios, present participle radioing, simple past and past participle radioed)

  1. (intransitive, transitive, transitive, intransitive) To use two-way radio to transmit (a message) (to another radio or other radio operator).
    I think the boat is sinking; we'd better radio for help. / I radioed him already. / Radio the coordinates this time. / OK. I radioed them the coordinates.
  2. (transitive) To order or assist (to a location), using telecommunications.
    • 2002, Jack Dave, Death Bridge, iUniverse, ISBN 978-0-595-21407-5, page 40:
      “Could you call them here? I'd like to talk to them. Or if they're out in the field, radio them in.”
    • 2006, Angie Morgan, Leading from the front: no excuse leadership tactics for women, page 111:
      When I told him that they weren't back yet, he asked if we could radio them back early [] Radioing them in was fine with me.
    • 2006, Kimberly Johnson, Amy's Secret, page 14:
      When she arrived, she was told that Tad wasn't there and to have a seat and wait while they radioed him in.

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Asturian[edit]

Noun[edit]

radio f ‎(plural radios)

  1. radio

Crimean Tatar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin radius.

Noun[edit]

radio

  1. radio

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Mirjejev, V. A.; Usejinov, S. M. (2002) Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian – Crimean Tatar Dictionary][1], Simferopol: Dolya, ISBN 966-7980-89-8

Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

radio c (singular definite radioen, plural indefinite radioer)

  1. (technology) radio

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

radio m ‎(plural radio's, diminutive radiootje n)

  1. radio, tuner

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Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

radio ‎(accusative singular radion, plural radioj, accusative plural radiojn)

  1. radio

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

radio

  1. radio

Declension[edit]

Inflection of radio (Kotus type 3/valtio, no gradation)
nominative radio radiot
genitive radion radioiden
radioitten
partitive radiota radioita
illative radioon radioihin
singular plural
nominative radio radiot
accusative nom. radio radiot
gen. radion
genitive radion radioiden
radioitten
partitive radiota radioita
inessive radiossa radioissa
elative radiosta radioista
illative radioon radioihin
adessive radiolla radioilla
ablative radiolta radioilta
allative radiolle radioille
essive radiona radioina
translative radioksi radioiksi
instructive radioin
abessive radiotta radioitta
comitative radioineen

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

radio f ‎(plural radios)

  1. radio, tuner

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Galician[edit]

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Noun[edit]

radio m ‎(plural radios)

  1. a radio
  2. (uncountable) radium
  3. radius (of a circular object)
  4. (anatomy) radius (bone in the forearm)

Ido[edit]

Noun[edit]

radio (plural radii)

  1. radio

Indonesian[edit]

Noun[edit]

radio

  1. radio

Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

radio

  1. radio

Italian[edit]

Chemical element
Ra Previous: francio (Fr)
Next: attinio (Ac)

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin radius.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: rà‧dio
  • IPA(key): /ˈradjo/

Noun[edit]

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radio m ‎(plural radi)

  1. (anatomy) radius
  2. (chemistry) radium
  3. Obsolete form of raggio.

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Noun[edit]

radio f ‎(invariable)

  1. radio

Verb[edit]

radio

  1. first-person singular present indicative of radiare

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From radius(spoke of a wheel).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

radiō ‎(present infinitive radiāre, perfect active radiāvī, supine radiātum); first conjugation

  1. (active) I cause to radiate, irradiate.
  2. (passive) I radiate, emit beams.

Inflection[edit]

   Conjugation of radio (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present radiō radiās radiat radiāmus radiātis radiant
imperfect radiābam radiābās radiābat radiābāmus radiābātis radiābant
future radiābō radiābis radiābit radiābimus radiābitis radiābunt
perfect radiāvī radiāvistī radiāvit radiāvimus radiāvistis radiāvērunt, radiāvēre
pluperfect radiāveram radiāverās radiāverat radiāverāmus radiāverātis radiāverant
future perfect radiāverō radiāveris radiāverit radiāverimus radiāveritis radiāverint
passive present radior radiāris, radiāre radiātur radiāmur radiāminī radiantur
imperfect radiābar radiābāris, radiābāre radiābātur radiābāmur radiābāminī radiābantur
future radiābor radiāberis, radiābere radiābitur radiābimur radiābiminī radiābuntur
perfect radiātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect radiātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect radiātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present radiem radiēs radiet radiēmus radiētis radient
imperfect radiārem radiārēs radiāret radiārēmus radiārētis radiārent
perfect radiāverim radiāverīs radiāverit radiāverīmus radiāverītis radiāverint
pluperfect radiāvissem radiāvissēs radiāvisset radiāvissēmus radiāvissētis radiāvissent
passive present radier radiēris, radiēre radiētur radiēmur radiēminī radientur
imperfect radiārer radiārēris, radiārēre radiārētur radiārēmur radiārēminī radiārentur
perfect radiātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect radiātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present radiā radiāte
future radiātō radiātō radiātōte radiantō
passive present radiāre radiāminī
future radiātor radiātor radiantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives radiāre radiāvisse radiātūrus esse radiārī radiātus esse radiātum īrī
participles radiāns radiātūrus radiātus radiandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
radiāre radiandī radiandō radiandum radiātum radiātū

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Descendants[edit]

Noun[edit]

radiō

  1. dative singular of radium
  2. ablative singular of radium

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English radio.

Noun[edit]

radio m ‎(plural radios)

  1. radio

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Noun[edit]

radio m ‎(definite singular radioen, indefinite plural radioer, definite plural radioene)

  1. (a) radio

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Noun[edit]

radio m ‎(definite singular radioen, indefinite plural radioar, definite plural radioane)

  1. (a) radio

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin radius(ray).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

radio n

  1. radio (a device that can receive the signal sent over radio waves)
  2. radio station

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External links[edit]

  • radio in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romanian[edit]

Noun[edit]

radio n ‎(plural radiouri)

  1. radio

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /râːdio/
  • Hyphenation: ra‧di‧o

Noun[edit]

rȃdio m ‎(Cyrillic spelling ра̑дио)

  1. radio

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Spanish[edit]

Chemical element
Ra Previous: francio (Fr)
Next: actinio (Ac)
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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Apocopic form of radiorreceptor

Noun[edit]

radio m, f ‎(plural radios)

  1. (electronics, home appliance) radio (device)
Usage notes[edit]

Usually feminine, but often used as masculine in much of Latin America.

Etymology 2[edit]

Apocopic form of radiotransmisión and/or radiodifusora

Noun[edit]

radio f ‎(plural radios)

  1. (communication) radio (industry, signal)

Etymology 3[edit]

From Latin radius.

Noun[edit]

radio m ‎(plural radios)

  1. (anatomy) radius
  2. (chemical element) radium
  3. (geometry) radius

Etymology 4[edit]

Verb[edit]

radio

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of radiar.

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Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

radio c

  1. (uncountable) radio (communication using radio waves)
  2. radio; receiver (device for receiving broadcast radio signals)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of radio 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative radio radion radior radiorna
Genitive radios radions radiors radiornas

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Uzbek[edit]

Noun[edit]

radio ‎(plural radiolar)

  1. radio

Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

radio

  1. radio

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of radio
nominative sing. radio
genitive sing. radion
partitive sing. radiod
partitive plur. radioid
singular plural
nominative radio radiod
accusative radion radiod
genitive radion radioiden
partitive radiod radioid
essive-instructive radion radioin
translative radioks radioikš
inessive radios radioiš
elative radiospäi radioišpäi
illative  ? radioihe
adessive radiol radioil
ablative radiolpäi radioilpäi
allative radiole radioile
abessive radiota radioita
comitative radionke radioidenke
prolative radiodme radioidme
approximative I radionno radioidenno
approximative II radionnoks radioidennoks
egressive radionnopäi radioidennopäi
terminative I  ? radioihesai
terminative II radiolesai radioilesai
terminative III radiossai
additive I  ? radioihepäi
additive II radiolepäi radioilepäi

References[edit]

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “радио”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika