raer

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See also: Räer, råer, ráér, and rær

Galician[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese reer, raer (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Latin rādere, present active infinitive of rādō, from Proto-Italic *razdō, from an extended form of *reh₁d- (to scrape, scratch, gnaw). Cognate with Portuguese reer and Spanish raer. Compare English raze.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

raer (first-person singular present rao, first-person singular preterite raín, past participle raido)

  1. (transitive) to scrape, skim, shave
    • 1409, J. L. Pensado Tomé (ed.), Rufus, Jordanus: Tratado de Albeitaria. Santiago de Compostela: Centro Ramón Piñeiro, page 135:
      Para esto ual reer o lugar jnchado et çercallo de semesugas para liurar ende o sange que y ha para seyr fora
      For this is valid to shave the swollen place and then to encircle it with leeches, so freeing the blood that is there, letting it go out
    Synonyms: rapar, rasar, rozar
  2. to scythe
  3. to flatten, raze; to lay bare
  4. (impersonal) to clear up

Conjugation[edit]

  • Note: ra- are changed to rai- before back vowels (a, o).

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References[edit]

  • raer” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006–2022.
  • reer” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006–2022.
  • rraer” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006–2018.
  • raer” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006–2013.
  • raer” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • raer” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin rārus.

Adjective[edit]

râer

  1. (rare) rare, unusual

Inflection[edit]

Adjective
Masculine Feminine Neuter Plural
Nominative Indefinite raer raere raer raere
Definite raere raere
Accusative Indefinite raeren raere raer raere
Definite raere
Genitive raers raerer raers raerer
Dative raeren raerer raeren raeren

Descendants[edit]

  • Dutch: raar

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish raer, from Latin rādere, present active infinitive of rādō, from Proto-Italic *razdō, from Proto-Indo-European *rh₁d-dʰ-, extended from *reh₁d- (to scrape, scratch, gnaw).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /raˈeɾ/ [raˈeɾ]
  • Rhymes: -eɾ
  • Hyphenation: ra‧er

Verb[edit]

raer (first-person singular present raigo or rayo, first-person singular preterite raí, past participle raído)

  1. (rare) to scrape, fray, abrade
    Synonym: raspar
    • 1926, Roberto Arlt, "Judas Iscariote", in El juguete rabioso
      Más allá las mondongueras raen los amarillentos mondongos en el estaño de sus mostradores, o cuelgan de los ganchos inmensos hígados rojos.
  2. (rare) to remove completely

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